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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IronPort
Rank 200 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
-12.55% +60.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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
2443 2989 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.45% 44.44% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1810 2137 1860
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £614 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 75 78
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £14.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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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 22 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (71.43%) Lync
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (71.43%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Messaging Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) ScanSafe