The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 120 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Websense 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.039% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.082% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.65 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +61.63%
Websense
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
1117 1215 1587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.97% 47.44% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 452 545
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 57 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.78 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.28 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Websense across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Websense across the Berkshire region.

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Websense
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £450 - 2
Slough - - - -
Websense
South East

Websense
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Websense also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Websense.

1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Websense also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Websense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5