Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Sourcefire skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Cisco Sourcefire
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 - 115
Rank change year-on-year - +115 -26
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.65% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £365 - £565
10th Percentile £308 - £561
90th Percentile £403 - £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 - £565
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Sourcefire is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 185 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.87% 15.81% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 97 129
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £202 £313 £233
90th Percentile £550 £500 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £27.24 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.43% +43.37% +26.67%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.59 £15.90
90th Percentile £35.35 £51.00 £60.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £22.68 £19.00
% change year-on-year -27.24% +19.36% +11.76%

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in Milton Keynes

Sourcefire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sourcefire in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) CCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) Check Point GAiA
2 4 (80.00%) Architectural Design
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) AlgoSec

Sourcefire
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Check Point GAiA
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Architectural Design
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCSE
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft