The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense 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 Websense over the 3 months to 20 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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 191 221 224
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Contract jobs citing Websense 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £205 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -34.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £205 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £19.30 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+25.64% +26.55%
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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
2623 3403 3418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.36% 46.20% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1817 2373 2332
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 96 95
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Websense
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 Websense across the City of London region.

Websense Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Websense
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 Websense across the City of London region.

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Websense 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 Websense.

1 11 (64.71%) F5
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
4 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
4 6 (35.29%) vSphere
5 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Network Security
5 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (29.41%) Ruckus Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) BCP
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (17.65%) FCoE
7 3 (17.65%) vCloud
7 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Blackberry

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

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) SSL
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) FCoE
4 3 (17.65%) SMTP
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) DMZ
6 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.88%) Multicast
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Project Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) BCP
1 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
1 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
1 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Database Security
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VB
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) vCloud
4 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
5 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) F5
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Nokia
7 2 (11.76%) Nortel
7 2 (11.76%) Avaya
7 2 (11.76%) RightFax
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) Clearswift
7 2 (11.76%) Open Text
8 1 (5.88%) McAfee
8 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + day
Posted: 14 days ago