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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort 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 IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs citing IronPort 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.039% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.078% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1085 1286 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.53% 50.33% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 712 559
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 129 105
Average hourly rate £22.38 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.84% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IronPort across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) CCSE
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIP
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIE
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) Tufin
3 5 (55.56%) Junos
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) CCSA
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
2 5 (55.56%) Junos
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 5 (55.56%) NetScreen
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) RSVP
2 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IronPort Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Email Filtering
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCIE
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) CCSA
1 5 (55.56%) CCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
1 5 (55.56%) JNCIE
1 5 (55.56%) JNCIP
1 5 (55.56%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) Tufin
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft