The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.079% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Sourcefire
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1236 1241 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.04% 49.05% 48.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 613 567
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 41 44
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.78 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sourcefire across the Berkshire region.

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 3 £450 -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
3 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) RSA Security Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) NetWitness
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) GCIA
4 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 1 (14.29%) GPG13
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) GCIA
2 2 (28.57%) GCIH
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
1 3 (42.86%) NetWitness
1 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper