Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 75 100
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25 -20
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 9 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.79% 0.87% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 1.66% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £398 £495 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.70% -5.71% +31.25%
10th Percentile £300 £461 £500
90th Percentile £465 £500 £540
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £495 £525
% change year-on-year -21.72% -5.71% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £66.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 £66.00 -
% change year-on-year -39.39% - -

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 351 542 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 52.23% 52.32% 50.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 300 426
Median daily rate £415 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.92% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £249 £250
90th Percentile £550 £650 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 54 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.18% +29.86%
10th Percentile £10.99 £9.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £32.79 £33.98 £28.00
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.05 £16.25
% change year-on-year +10.32% -13.54% +20.37%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) McAfee
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 4 (33.33%) NetScreen
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) HSRP
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (33.33%) Check Point GAiA
6 4 (33.33%) Architectural Design
7 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Due Diligence
7 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) F5

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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) HSRP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Check Point GAiA
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Architectural Design
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Due Diligence
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Roadmap
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE
2 3 (25.00%) CCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) McAfee
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) Aruba
7 1 (8.33%) CrowdStrike
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com