The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Websense 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
255 310 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.54% 50.99% 49.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 155 94
Average daily rate £325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £160 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.60 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) Snort
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
1 1 (33.33%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless