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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 54 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.22% 1.07% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 2.26% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £405 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -22.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 361 310 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.05% 47.47% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 151 191
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Median hourly rate £12.02 £9.50 £10.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.69 £14.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Blue Coat
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) F5
5 10 (52.63%) CCNP
5 10 (52.63%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) NetApp
8 5 (26.32%) Nokia
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) OSPF
8 5 (26.32%) BGP
8 5 (26.32%) TACACS
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (26.32%) Network Security
8 5 (26.32%) CCSE
8 5 (26.32%) Network Design
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) CCSA

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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) BGP
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) OSPF
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) TACACS
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
6 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.79%) FCoE
6 3 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP
8 1 (5.26%) SSL
8 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
1 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) CCSA
5 5 (26.32%) CCSE
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCDP
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Blue Coat
3 11 (57.89%) F5
4 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) Nokia
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.26%) Tufin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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