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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift
Rank 567 515 533
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +18
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 22 45 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.095% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.21% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 4
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£340 £324 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +107.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £500 £214
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.50
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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
22963 21866 21459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.43% 46.22% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13946 12719 11470
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1044 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
London -7 9 £235 -27.69%
South East - 7 £408 - 3
East of England - 6 £325 -
Clearswift
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Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) PowerShell
3 20 (54.05%) Firewall
4 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
5 17 (45.95%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (45.95%) X.400
5 17 (45.95%) X.500
5 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
6 16 (43.24%) SMTP
6 16 (43.24%) Boundary Protection
7 15 (40.54%) DV Cleared
7 15 (40.54%) Military
8 13 (35.14%) Windows
8 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
8 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
9 12 (32.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (29.73%) FTP
10 11 (29.73%) VBScript
10 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (24.32%) XML
12 9 (24.32%) Symantec
13 8 (21.62%) HTTP
13 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 8 (21.62%) Internet
14 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
14 7 (18.92%) Lync
15 6 (16.22%) PKI
15 6 (16.22%) McAfee
15 6 (16.22%) HP

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 17 (45.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (21.62%) IIS
5 7 (18.92%) Lync
6 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) X.400
2 17 (45.95%) X.500
3 16 (43.24%) SMTP
4 11 (29.73%) FTP
5 8 (21.62%) HTTP
5 8 (21.62%) Internet
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.11%) DNS
6 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.70%) SSL
7 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 15 (40.54%) Military
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Messaging Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) MSMQ
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Ajax
3 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
2 6 (16.22%) PKI
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Boundary Protection
2 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) PowerShell
2 11 (29.73%) VBScript
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Forefront TMG
2 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.81%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.11%) Nagios
4 3 (8.11%) SCCM
4 3 (8.11%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (8.11%) SCDPM
4 3 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (8.11%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (8.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Symantec
3 6 (16.22%) McAfee
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Altiris
4 5 (13.51%) Proofpoint
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.11%) Sophos
6 3 (8.11%) MobileIron
7 2 (5.41%) Websense
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco
8 1 (2.70%) F5