The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 5 February 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 Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank - 85 -
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.87 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +4.35%
Sophos
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
409 538 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.91% 46.50% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 255 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 35
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £30.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Sophos
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Sophos Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Sophos
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Sophos Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire