Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palo Alto products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palo Alto over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 101 89
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Palo Alto 2 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.19% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 1.62% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.05% -
10th Percentile £413 £410 £473
90th Percentile £438 £564 £663
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £525
% change year-on-year +1.19% -20.00% +101.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Palo Alto 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 552 804 637
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 52.82% 50.50% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 439 353
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.56%
10th Percentile £255 £238 £263
90th Percentile £630 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 33 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £10.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +29.81% -35.00%
10th Percentile £10.15 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £25.00 £19.85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £14.75 £10.80
% change year-on-year -4.71% +36.53% -32.88%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Milton Keynes

Palo Alto
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Palo Alto in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Palo Alto
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft