The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort 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 IronPort over the 3 months to 27 May 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 IronPort Systems.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 591 590 560
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs citing IronPort 38 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.032% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.072% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 18
Median daily rate £370 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £360 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £451 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.19% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £31.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.24
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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
22134 22290 21504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.22% 45.11% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13162 12457
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1024 996
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in England

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in England

IronPort
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IronPort across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

IronPort Daily Rate Histogram in England

IronPort
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IronPort Hourly Rate Trend in England

IronPort
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 IronPort within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -8 13 £400 - 1
London +1 9 £463 - 1
South West -4 6 £365 +1.38% 1
North East - 5 £321 -
North West -9 4 £280 -51.30%
East of England +7 1 - -
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IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 52 (62.65%) MS Exchange
2 46 (55.42%) Cisco
3 37 (44.58%) PowerShell
4 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
6 32 (38.55%) Migration
7 30 (36.14%) Firewall
7 30 (36.14%) Data Centre
8 28 (33.73%) Skype for Business
9 27 (32.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
10 26 (31.33%) Windows
11 24 (28.92%) VPN
11 24 (28.92%) Dell
12 22 (26.51%) HP
12 22 (26.51%) Citrix
12 22 (26.51%) Symantec
13 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
13 21 (25.30%) DNS
13 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (22.89%) VMware
15 18 (21.69%) Finance
15 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
15 18 (21.69%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (19.28%) SC Cleared
16 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
17 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
17 15 (18.07%) Banking
18 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure

IronPort
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 52 (62.65%) MS Exchange
2 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (33.73%) Skype for Business
4 27 (32.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
7 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (6.02%) IIS
9 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.20%) IBM Domino
10 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) ProjectWise
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.14%) Firewall
2 24 (28.92%) VPN
3 21 (25.30%) DNS
4 18 (21.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (14.46%) FTP
7 11 (13.25%) FWSM
7 11 (13.25%) SAN
7 11 (13.25%) SSL
7 11 (13.25%) Wireless
8 10 (12.05%) Internet
8 10 (12.05%) NetScaler
8 10 (12.05%) Reverse Proxy
9 9 (10.84%) Cisco IPT
9 9 (10.84%) IP Telephony
9 9 (10.84%) MPLS
9 9 (10.84%) Unified Communications
10 7 (8.43%) DHCP
10 7 (8.43%) Network Security
10 7 (8.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.82%) QlikView
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Law
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Exchange Engineer
3 14 (16.87%) Consultant
4 13 (15.66%) Exchange Consultant
4 13 (15.66%) Messaging Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Messaging Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Messaging Support
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Active Directory Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Messaging Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Messaging Specialist
7 7 (8.43%) Network Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) PowerShell Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) SCCM Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Messaging Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.05%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.02%) Clustering
4 4 (4.82%) Wiki
5 3 (3.61%) DataPower
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.20%) EFT
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.05%) Linux
7 4 (4.82%) Unix
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Migration
2 10 (12.05%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (10.84%) B2B
3 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.84%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (10.84%) Network Management
3 9 (10.84%) Project Management
4 8 (9.64%) Data Migration
4 8 (9.64%) ITIL
4 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.23%) Workflow
6 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.61%) SIEM
7 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.20%) Change Management
8 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.20%) Information Security
8 1 (1.20%) Service Management
8 1 (1.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.58%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.25%) SQL
3 8 (9.64%) LINC
4 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) SC Cleared
1 16 (19.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) MCSE
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.82%) CCSE
4 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) CCNP
5 1 (1.20%) CCSA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) Brightmail
4 6 (7.23%) VMware Server
4 6 (7.23%) vSphere
4 6 (7.23%) XenApp
4 6 (7.23%) XenDesktop
4 6 (7.23%) XenServer
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.20%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (8.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (7.23%) SCCM
4 4 (4.82%) AirWatch
4 4 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) Cisco
2 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.33%) CheckPoint
4 24 (28.92%) Dell
5 22 (26.51%) Citrix
5 22 (26.51%) HP
5 22 (26.51%) Symantec
6 19 (22.89%) VMware
7 13 (15.66%) F5
7 13 (15.66%) Oracle
8 12 (14.46%) Blue Coat
8 12 (14.46%) IBM
8 12 (14.46%) Nokia
9 11 (13.25%) RightFax
10 9 (10.84%) CA
10 9 (10.84%) SolarWinds
11 6 (7.23%) Compaq
11 6 (7.23%) ThinPrint
12 4 (4.82%) Informatica
12 4 (4.82%) Siebel
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