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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 13 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.24% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £327
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +19.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sourcefire
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
1060 1249 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.22% 49.72% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 678 557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £201 £159
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 98 127 102
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £29.75 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) IntruShield
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
1 2 (100.00%) EnCase
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IntruShield
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) EnCase
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (50.00%) VMware