The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard over the 3 months to 24 October 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank - 221 -
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.030% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -
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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
2699 3311 3062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.10% 45.54% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1967 2315 2122
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 90 83
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £28.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WatchGuard
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 WatchGuard across the City of London region.

WatchGuard Daily Rate Trend in the City of London