The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire
England / East of England
Rank 121 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% - 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1025 1092 1254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.17% 46.95% 49.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 592 717
Median daily rate £392 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 114 119
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.68 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire across the East of England region.

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £475 -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCDP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) Aruba
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) IronPort
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Meraki
3 3 (50.00%) ScanSafe
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Sourcefire
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless Network Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCDP
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) IronPort
2 3 (50.00%) Meraki
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) ScanSafe
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Computacenter