The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clearswift 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 Clearswift Limited.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift
Rank - 218 225
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.054% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.12% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £373 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.25
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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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2654 3392 3408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.05% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 2355 2322
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 97 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Clearswift Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Clearswift
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Clearswift across the City of London region.

Clearswift Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) RightFax
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (66.67%) Open Text
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) DameWare
2 1 (33.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) Open Text
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) RightFax
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint