The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clearswift over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 Clearswift Limited.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clearswift
Rank 536 532 513
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 43 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.044% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.097% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £320 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £452 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £125
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +240.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Clearswift Jobs Demand Trend in England

Clearswift
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Clearswift Daily Rate Trend in England

Clearswift
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clearswift across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Clearswift Daily Rate Histogram in England

Clearswift
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Clearswift Hourly Rate Trend in England

Clearswift
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 29 £325 -
London -14 6 £275 -19.70%
South East -18 5 £400 -8.57% 1
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Clearswift
UK

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift.

1 49 (83.05%) Firewall
2 41 (69.49%) Cisco
3 37 (62.71%) SSL
4 36 (61.02%) CheckPoint
5 33 (55.93%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (50.85%) PKI
7 27 (45.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (45.76%) Kalman Filter
8 26 (44.07%) CISMP
8 26 (44.07%) Kaspersky
8 26 (44.07%) CISSP
9 24 (40.68%) Citrix
10 22 (37.29%) CISM
11 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
11 21 (35.59%) ITIL
12 20 (33.90%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (33.90%) Network Security
13 19 (32.20%) VMware
13 19 (32.20%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (32.20%) SIEM
14 17 (28.81%) Windows
15 16 (27.12%) QA
16 15 (25.42%) CCENT
16 15 (25.42%) Migration
17 14 (23.73%) WAN
18 13 (22.03%) SMTP
18 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
19 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
20 11 (18.64%) PowerShell

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) IIS
2 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.25%) IBM Notes
3 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (11.86%) Apache
4 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (3.39%) Lync
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.69%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (83.05%) Firewall
2 37 (62.71%) SSL
3 33 (55.93%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (33.90%) Network Security
5 14 (23.73%) WAN
6 13 (22.03%) SMTP
7 11 (18.64%) X.400
7 11 (18.64%) X.500
8 7 (11.86%) VPN
9 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.08%) FTP
10 3 (5.08%) SAN
10 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
10 3 (5.08%) BIG-IP
11 2 (3.39%) Internet
11 2 (3.39%) DNS
11 2 (3.39%) DHCP
12 1 (1.69%) Spanning Tree
12 1 (1.69%) GoToMeeting
12 1 (1.69%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (18.64%) Military
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 22 (37.29%) Security Analyst
3 18 (30.51%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Exchange Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Lotus Notes Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Domino Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.39%) Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) Server Technician
7 1 (1.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Ajax
1 3 (5.08%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) PKI
2 8 (13.56%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.47%) Life Science
3 5 (8.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 27 (45.76%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (35.59%) ITIL
3 19 (32.20%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (32.20%) SIEM
4 15 (25.42%) Migration
5 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
6 10 (16.95%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (16.95%) Integration Testing
7 8 (13.56%) Boundary Protection
8 7 (11.86%) Information Security
9 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.69%) Change Management
10 1 (1.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) VBScript
3 3 (5.08%) C
3 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) CISMP
1 26 (44.07%) CISSP
2 22 (37.29%) CISM
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (25.42%) CCENT
5 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
6 10 (16.95%) DV Cleared
7 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.08%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (27.12%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.69%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Cisco
2 36 (61.02%) CheckPoint
3 26 (44.07%) Kaspersky
4 24 (40.68%) Citrix
5 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
6 19 (32.20%) VMware
7 9 (15.25%) Lotus
8 3 (5.08%) MobileIron
8 3 (5.08%) F5
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) McAfee
9 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 1 (1.69%) RightFax
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Juniper
10 1 (1.69%) Symantec
10 1 (1.69%) Veeam
10 1 (1.69%) Mitel