The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 25 August 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 IronPort Systems.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 120 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing IronPort 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.032% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.070% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.73% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IronPort
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1268 1433 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.90% 45.65% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 792 788
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 135 140
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £46.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing IronPort as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IronPort
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IronPort across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

IronPort Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IronPort
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IronPort Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IronPort
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 6 £425 -
Hertfordshire +16 4 £450 -
IronPort
England

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for IronPort.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) Sourcefire
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CCDP
3 5 (45.45%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) SMTP
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
4 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Meraki
5 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
5 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
5 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 3 (27.27%) Presales

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SMTP
3 3 (27.27%) 802.11
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCDP
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCDA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Sourcefire
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Aruba
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Meraki
4 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Lotus