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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 26 January 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 IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 534 516 499
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Contract jobs citing IronPort 22 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.069% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
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£375 £423 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £424 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.40% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
21211 20274 19359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.92% 45.58% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12658 11604 10398
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 928 1248
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -14.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.99 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IronPort across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
London +9 9 £425 +54.54% 4
North West - 5 £325 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
South East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 19 (42.22%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) MS Exchange
4 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
4 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (26.67%) Symantec
7 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
7 11 (24.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (22.22%) Unified Communications
8 10 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (22.22%) Android
8 10 (22.22%) Windows
8 10 (22.22%) Firewall
8 10 (22.22%) Banking
9 9 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 9 (20.00%) VPN
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.78%) Lync
10 8 (17.78%) Office 365
10 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (17.78%) HP
10 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
10 8 (17.78%) Wireless
11 7 (15.56%) Nokia
11 7 (15.56%) Middleware
11 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.56%) LAN
11 7 (15.56%) WAN
11 7 (15.56%) Forefront Identity Manager

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IronPort 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 IronPort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (35.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (17.78%) Lync
5 7 (15.56%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
2 7 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
1 10 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (20.00%) VPN
3 8 (17.78%) Wireless
4 7 (15.56%) LAN
4 7 (15.56%) WAN
5 6 (13.33%) MPLS
5 6 (13.33%) OSPF
5 6 (13.33%) BGP
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (13.33%) Network Security
6 5 (11.11%) FWSM
6 5 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.67%) Internet
8 3 (6.67%) DNS
9 2 (4.44%) SSL
9 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Messaging Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Designer
5 4 (8.89%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Messaging Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Messaging Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.67%) iPhone
2 3 (6.67%) iPad
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Android
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (13.33%) Change Management
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (11.11%) Network Management
4 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.67%) Process Management
5 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) VBScript
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) CISSP
1 2 (4.44%) CISM
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) CISMP
2 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
2 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.22%) Nmap
3 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.22%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (15.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (13.33%) SCOM
4 5 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Symantec
4 9 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 8 (17.78%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.56%) Nokia
7 5 (11.11%) IBM
7 5 (11.11%) Juniper
7 5 (11.11%) CA
7 5 (11.11%) Websense
7 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.89%) Qualys
9 3 (6.67%) RightFax
9 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
9 3 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (6.67%) Intel
10 2 (4.44%) Avaya
10 2 (4.44%) Trustwave
10 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
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