The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Imperva 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 Imperva over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Imperva, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Imperva
Rank 575 555 535
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Contract jobs citing Imperva 22 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.032% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.097% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 21
Average daily rate
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£426 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £401 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £394 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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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
22756 22125 21487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 44.80% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13750 12512 11948
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1011 1115
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Imperva
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Imperva Jobs Demand Trend in England

Imperva
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Imperva Daily Rate Trend in England

Imperva
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Imperva across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Imperva Daily Rate Histogram in England

Imperva
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Imperva Hourly Rate Trend in England

Imperva
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 Imperva within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South East - 11 £400 -
London +3 6 £481 +26.22%
East of England -2 4 £500 +29.03%
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Imperva
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Imperva 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 Imperva.

1 35 (83.33%) Firewall
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 25 (59.52%) Cisco
4 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (42.86%) Network Security
7 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 14 (33.33%) McAfee
8 14 (33.33%) F5
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Finance
10 11 (26.19%) VMware
10 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (26.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 11 (26.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (23.81%) Infoblox
11 10 (23.81%) DMVPN
11 10 (23.81%) Citrix
11 10 (23.81%) Thin Client
11 10 (23.81%) BGP
11 10 (23.81%) OSPF
11 10 (23.81%) NetScreen
11 10 (23.81%) DHCP
11 10 (23.81%) CCNP
11 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (23.81%) Fat Client
11 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (23.81%) NetScout

Imperva
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Imperva 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 Imperva. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (83.33%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (42.86%) Network Security
4 12 (28.57%) DNS
5 11 (26.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (26.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (23.81%) DMVPN
6 10 (23.81%) DHCP
6 10 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (23.81%) BIG-IP
6 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (23.81%) OSPF
6 10 (23.81%) BGP
6 10 (23.81%) NetScreen
7 7 (16.67%) Wireless
8 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.14%) FWSM
10 2 (4.76%) HTTP
10 2 (4.76%) Intranet
10 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Security Specialist
2 10 (23.81%) Network Security Specialist
2 10 (23.81%) Network Specialist
3 9 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Application Security Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Security Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) EJB
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) XSLT
3 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.76%) Ajax
3 2 (4.76%) Java EE
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) JPA
3 2 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Thin Client
1 10 (23.81%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.90%) DataPower
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.43%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 6 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (14.29%) Line Management
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security
6 5 (11.90%) Network Design
6 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Change Control
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.76%) API Development
8 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 2 (4.76%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Perl
2 4 (9.52%) C
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.81%) CCNP
2 10 (23.81%) CCSE
3 3 (7.14%) PCI QSA
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CRISC
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.38%) CEH
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) RHCE
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nessus
2 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (33.33%) McAfee
3 14 (33.33%) F5
4 11 (26.19%) VMware
5 10 (23.81%) Blue Coat
5 10 (23.81%) Citrix
5 10 (23.81%) NetScout
5 10 (23.81%) Infoblox
6 7 (16.67%) Nokia
7 6 (14.29%) Remedy
8 5 (11.90%) HP
8 5 (11.90%) Qualys
9 4 (9.52%) Tripwire
10 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 3 (7.14%) IBM
10 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
10 3 (7.14%) LogLogic
11 2 (4.76%) Rapid7
11 2 (4.76%) Microsoft