The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GFI Software products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GFI Software over the 3 months to 23 July 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 GFI Software.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GFI Software
Rank 623 604 591
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs citing GFI Software 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £438 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £305 -
% change year-on-year
+43.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GFI Software
UK

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
22322 22856 21565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.29% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13864 13738 12196
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 998 991
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

GFI Software
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GFI Software Jobs Demand Trend in England

GFI Software
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GFI Software Daily Rate Trend in England

GFI Software
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GFI Software Hourly Rate Trend in England

GFI Software
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GFI Software within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -1 4 £450 +47.54%
Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
North West - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
GFI Software
UK

GFI Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GFI Software 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 England region with a requirement for GFI Software.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) ArcSight
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Rapid7
2 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
2 7 (87.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 7 (87.50%) 802.1X
2 7 (87.50%) FireEye
2 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (87.50%) Nexpose
2 7 (87.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 7 (87.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) Sourcefire
2 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 7 (87.50%) Intel Security
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security

GFI Software
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Security Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Information Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 7 (87.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 7 (87.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Global Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) ArcSight
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) FireEye
2 7 (87.50%) Intel Security
2 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
2 7 (87.50%) Rapid7
2 7 (87.50%) Sourcefire
2 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) VMware