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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 574 613 565
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -48
Contract jobs citing IronPort 55 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.033% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 17
Median daily rate £410 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £414 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.47
IronPort
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
21908 22784 21998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.78% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13748 13655 12696
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 £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 1036 978
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
London +14 18 £423 +2.42% 3
South East +6 12 £400 +5.26%
East of England +18 7 £425 +13.33%
North East - 6 £336 -
North West - 6 - - 1
South West - 6 £365 -
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UK

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 68 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 48 (50.00%) Cisco
3 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 39 (40.63%) PowerShell
5 38 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (38.54%) Windows
7 36 (37.50%) Skype for Business
8 34 (35.42%) Data Centre
9 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
10 32 (33.33%) Migration
11 31 (32.29%) HP
11 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 30 (31.25%) Symantec
13 29 (30.21%) Dell
14 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
15 26 (27.08%) DNS
15 26 (27.08%) Firewall
16 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2007
17 24 (25.00%) Citrix
18 23 (23.96%) Office 365
19 22 (22.92%) SharePoint
19 22 (22.92%) VMware
20 21 (21.88%) CheckPoint
21 20 (20.83%) Blackberry
21 20 (20.83%) Finance
22 19 (19.79%) SAN
22 19 (19.79%) VPN
22 19 (19.79%) RightFax
22 19 (19.79%) Cisco Nexus
23 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012

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 68 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 38 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 31 (32.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (22.92%) SharePoint
7 8 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (5.21%) IIS
9 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
10 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) ProjectWise
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
3 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Faxination
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.96%) Office 365
2 8 (8.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.08%) DNS
1 26 (27.08%) Firewall
2 19 (19.79%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (19.79%) SAN
2 19 (19.79%) VPN
3 15 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (12.50%) Wireless
5 11 (11.46%) VoIP
6 10 (10.42%) DHCP
6 10 (10.42%) FTP
6 10 (10.42%) SSL
7 9 (9.38%) Internet
7 9 (9.38%) NetScaler
7 9 (9.38%) Network Security
7 9 (9.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 9 (9.38%) SMTP
7 9 (9.38%) WAN
8 8 (8.33%) FWSM
8 8 (8.33%) NAS
8 8 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Law
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Analyst
1 17 (17.71%) Exchange Engineer
1 17 (17.71%) Messaging Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Consultant
3 13 (13.54%) Exchange Consultant
4 11 (11.46%) Messaging Consultant
5 8 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
5 8 (8.33%) Messaging Support
6 7 (7.29%) Active Directory Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) PowerShell Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Exchange Specialist
8 5 (5.21%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 4 (4.17%) Middleware
2 2 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.42%) Data Centre
2 20 (20.83%) Blackberry
3 13 (13.54%) Clustering
4 9 (9.38%) CLARiiON
5 5 (5.21%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Wiki
7 2 (2.08%) BYOD
7 2 (2.08%) DataPower
7 2 (2.08%) EFT
8 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.33%) Android
6 8 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 8 (8.33%) Linux
6 8 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) Unix
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Migration
2 12 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (11.46%) Project Management
4 10 (10.42%) Network Management
5 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.33%) B2B
6 8 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 8 (8.33%) ITIL
6 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.25%) Workflow
8 5 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.17%) Web Filtering
10 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.13%) Service Management
11 2 (2.08%) People Management
11 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.46%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) LINC
4 6 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.25%) Ruby
5 3 (3.13%) C
6 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
1 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.42%) MCSE
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.17%) CCNA
3 4 (4.17%) CCNP
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.13%) CCDA
4 3 (3.13%) CCDP
4 3 (3.13%) CCSE
5 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.04%) CCSA
6 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.46%) Brightmail
4 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 6 (6.25%) vSphere
5 6 (6.25%) XenApp
5 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.25%) XenServer
6 5 (5.21%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (7.29%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (6.25%) AirWatch
4 6 (6.25%) SCCM
5 5 (5.21%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) Cisco
2 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (32.29%) HP
4 30 (31.25%) Symantec
5 29 (30.21%) Dell
6 24 (25.00%) Citrix
7 22 (22.92%) VMware
8 21 (21.88%) CheckPoint
9 19 (19.79%) RightFax
10 16 (16.67%) F5
11 12 (12.50%) Oracle
12 10 (10.42%) Blue Coat
12 10 (10.42%) NetApp
13 9 (9.38%) EMC
13 9 (9.38%) IBM
13 9 (9.38%) Nokia
14 8 (8.33%) MobileIron
15 7 (7.29%) Postini
15 7 (7.29%) Proofpoint
15 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds
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