The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 17 September 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 IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
350 201 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.80% 32.74% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 128 183
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 27
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) RightFax
2 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IronPort 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 IronPort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) RightFax
2 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat