Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 69 91
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.62% 1.52% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 3.08% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £525 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -16.18% +25.93%
10th Percentile £500 £200 £255
90th Percentile £540 £500 £505
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 803 616 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.78% 49.28% 43.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 359 323
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +12.36%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 25 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -36.95% +9.38%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £24.70 £21.15 £22.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £10.80 £16.07
% change year-on-year +59.72% -32.79% +23.62%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Blue Coat
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) High Availability
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (20.00%) Intel

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Blue Coat
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Intel
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) McAfee
6 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
7 1 (10.00%) F5
7 1 (10.00%) Fortinet