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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GFI Software over the 3 months to 8 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 GFI Software.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GFI Software
Rank 601 589 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing GFI Software 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.009% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £328 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £338 -
% change year-on-year
-2.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

GFI Software
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GFI Software across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GFI Software within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +1 1 £328 -2.96%
GFI Software
UK

GFI Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GFI Software 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 GFI Software.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (33.33%) AlienVault
3 1 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) QRadar
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Intel

GFI Software
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GFI Software 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 GFI Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
1 1 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AlienVault
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Trustwave