The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cardiff region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.58% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £415 £185
% change year-on-year
-34.33% +124.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 91 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.16% 52.60% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 55 44
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £53.75 £12.62 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.82% -12.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Sophos
South Wales

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sophos
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sophos Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Sophos
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sophos Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff