The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort 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 IronPort over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 204 200 213
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing IronPort 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.017% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.038% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.47 -
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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
2493 2644 3152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.30% 45.27% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1852 1828 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 114
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 IronPort across the City of London region.

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IronPort across the City of London region.

IronPort Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Nmap
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) CISMP
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISMP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco