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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 583 582 553
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Contract jobs citing IronPort 44 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.032% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.070% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 17
Average daily rate £400 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £451 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.24
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
22469 22994 22489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.85% 45.36% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14020 13322 12957
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1014 1010
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -9 18 £415 +3.75% 2
North West +5 13 £305 -46.95%
London -1 5 - -
South West +11 4 £363 +0.69%
East Midlands - 2 £440 -
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
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IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (61.64%) MS Exchange
2 42 (57.53%) Cisco
3 31 (42.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (41.10%) PowerShell
5 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
6 27 (36.99%) Firewall
7 26 (35.62%) Migration
8 25 (34.25%) Skype for Business
9 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (32.88%) Data Centre
9 24 (32.88%) Dell
10 23 (31.51%) Citrix
10 23 (31.51%) CheckPoint
10 23 (31.51%) DNS
11 22 (30.14%) VPN
11 22 (30.14%) Symantec
12 21 (28.77%) Windows
13 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (21.92%) VMware
15 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
16 14 (19.18%) HP
16 14 (19.18%) FTP
16 14 (19.18%) Banking
16 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
16 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
16 14 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
17 13 (17.81%) Oracle
17 13 (17.81%) Blue Coat
17 13 (17.81%) Finance

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (61.64%) MS Exchange
2 31 (42.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (34.25%) Skype for Business
4 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
7 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (5.48%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) ProjectWise
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) Firewall
2 23 (31.51%) DNS
3 22 (30.14%) VPN
4 14 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (19.18%) FTP
5 12 (16.44%) SSL
6 11 (15.07%) NetScaler
6 11 (15.07%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (13.70%) Internet
7 10 (13.70%) SAN
8 9 (12.33%) Network Security
9 8 (10.96%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (10.96%) VoIP
10 7 (9.59%) DHCP
10 7 (9.59%) FWSM
10 7 (9.59%) Wireless
11 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
11 5 (6.85%) VLAN
11 5 (6.85%) WAN
12 4 (5.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.11%) QlikView
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (19.18%) Banking
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Law
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
1 13 (17.81%) Consultant
1 13 (17.81%) Exchange Consultant
1 13 (17.81%) Exchange Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Messaging Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Messaging Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Messaging Support
4 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Messaging Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) PowerShell Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) SCCM Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 4 (5.48%) DataPower
4 3 (4.11%) Wiki
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) Unix
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Migration
2 10 (13.70%) B2B
2 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
2 10 (13.70%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (13.70%) Project Management
3 9 (12.33%) Data Migration
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.85%) Workflow
5 4 (5.48%) Network Management
5 4 (5.48%) SIEM
6 2 (2.74%) Matrix Management
6 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.74%) Service Management
7 1 (1.37%) Change Management
7 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.37%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.37%) Validation
7 1 (1.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 8 (10.96%) LINC
4 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) MCSE
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.85%) CCSE
4 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) CISSP
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) CCSA
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) Brightmail
4 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 6 (8.22%) XenApp
4 6 (8.22%) XenDesktop
4 6 (8.22%) XenServer
5 5 (6.85%) VMware Server
6 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.37%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (6.85%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.48%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Cisco
2 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (32.88%) Dell
4 23 (31.51%) CheckPoint
4 23 (31.51%) Citrix
5 22 (30.14%) Symantec
6 16 (21.92%) VMware
7 14 (19.18%) HP
8 13 (17.81%) Blue Coat
8 13 (17.81%) Oracle
9 12 (16.44%) F5
10 11 (15.07%) RightFax
11 8 (10.96%) IBM
12 7 (9.59%) Nokia
13 6 (8.22%) Compaq
13 6 (8.22%) ThinPrint
14 4 (5.48%) CA
14 4 (5.48%) Foundry
14 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
15 3 (4.11%) Informatica
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