The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £275 £243
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -
WatchGuard
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
662 635 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.74% 43.91% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 308 331
Average daily rate £355 £350 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +59.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 73
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WatchGuard across the East Midlands region.

WatchGuard Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WatchGuard across the East Midlands region.

WatchGuard Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco