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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clearswift
Rank 584 575 564
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 16 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.025% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.056% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
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£338 £481 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.87% +26.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £421 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £497 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £481 -
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Clearswift
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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
23660 23316 22213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.91% 45.55% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14310 13339 12603
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1021 1036 1028
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 14 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 - -
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Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 50 (87.72%) Cisco
2 46 (80.70%) Firewall
3 40 (70.18%) CheckPoint
4 36 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
5 35 (61.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 35 (61.40%) PKI
5 35 (61.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (61.40%) SSL
6 32 (56.14%) Kaspersky
7 30 (52.63%) CISMP
8 28 (49.12%) CISSP
9 27 (47.37%) ITIL
9 27 (47.37%) CISM
10 26 (45.61%) Penetration Testing
11 25 (43.86%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (42.11%) VMware
13 23 (40.35%) SIEM
14 22 (38.60%) Network Security
15 21 (36.84%) Migration
15 21 (36.84%) Citrix
15 21 (36.84%) WAN
15 21 (36.84%) Data Centre
16 20 (35.09%) QA
17 17 (29.82%) Security Patching
18 15 (26.32%) CCENT
18 15 (26.32%) Service Delivery
19 12 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
20 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
21 8 (14.04%) Microsoft

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.51%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (80.70%) Firewall
2 36 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (61.40%) SSL
4 22 (38.60%) Network Security
5 21 (36.84%) WAN
6 8 (14.04%) SMTP
7 4 (7.02%) SAN
8 3 (5.26%) X.400
8 3 (5.26%) X.500
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (3.51%) Internet
10 1 (1.75%) BGP
10 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.75%) MGCP
10 1 (1.75%) DHCP
10 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.75%) VPN
10 1 (1.75%) DNS
10 1 (1.75%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.26%) Military
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Analyst
2 33 (57.89%) Security Analyst
3 23 (40.35%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Security Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) PC Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Lotus Notes Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 35 (61.40%) PKI
2 21 (36.84%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Life Science
4 3 (5.26%) NHS
5 2 (3.51%) CESG
5 2 (3.51%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
2 35 (61.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (47.37%) ITIL
4 26 (45.61%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (40.35%) SIEM
6 21 (36.84%) Migration
7 17 (29.82%) Security Patching
8 15 (26.32%) Service Delivery
9 12 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.51%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Boundary Protection
12 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
12 1 (1.75%) Change Management
12 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) CISMP
2 28 (49.12%) CISSP
3 27 (47.37%) CISM
4 25 (43.86%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (26.32%) CCENT
6 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (61.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (35.09%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 50 (87.72%) Cisco
2 40 (70.18%) CheckPoint
3 32 (56.14%) Kaspersky
4 24 (42.11%) VMware
5 21 (36.84%) Citrix
6 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.77%) EMC
7 5 (8.77%) McAfee
8 4 (7.02%) HP
9 2 (3.51%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 2 (3.51%) Lotus
10 1 (1.75%) Dell
10 1 (1.75%) Symantec
10 1 (1.75%) Mitel
10 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.75%) Veeam
10 1 (1.75%) RightFax