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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 562 517 518
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +1
Contract jobs citing IronPort 17 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.092% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.20% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£380 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £249 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -14.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
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
22948 22155 19590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.33% 45.22% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13345 12821 10701
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1024 997 1111
Average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
(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 -15 6 £400 +18.51% 4
North West -31 3 £575 +118.83% 1
Yorkshire - 3 - -
South West +11 2 £360 -3.35%
East of England +6 2 £375 -25.00% 1
London -15 1 - - 3
IronPort
UK

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 14 (38.89%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) Wireless
3 13 (36.11%) Blue Coat
3 13 (36.11%) HP
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (33.33%) Network Management
5 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
7 9 (25.00%) Nokia
7 9 (25.00%) BGP
7 9 (25.00%) OSPF
7 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 8 (22.22%) Unified Communications
8 8 (22.22%) FWSM
8 8 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (22.22%) CA
8 8 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
8 8 (22.22%) Citrix
8 8 (22.22%) IBM
8 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) MPLS
8 8 (22.22%) IP Telephony
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
9 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
9 7 (19.44%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (19.44%) VMware
9 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) Lync
4 2 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 13 (36.11%) Wireless
2 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (25.00%) OSPF
4 9 (25.00%) BGP
5 8 (22.22%) VPN
5 8 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 8 (22.22%) FWSM
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
5 8 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 8 (22.22%) MPLS
5 8 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (16.67%) Network Security
8 5 (13.89%) LAN
8 5 (13.89%) WAN
9 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.11%) Internet
10 3 (8.33%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Messaging Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Network Management
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Design
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
6 2 (5.56%) Process Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
2 3 (8.33%) CCDP
2 3 (8.33%) CISSP
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CCSA
4 1 (2.78%) CCSE
4 1 (2.78%) CISMP
4 1 (2.78%) CCDA
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.11%) XenApp
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (8.33%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.78%) Nmap
5 1 (2.78%) SCOM
5 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco
2 13 (36.11%) HP
2 13 (36.11%) Blue Coat
3 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
4 9 (25.00%) Nokia
4 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (22.22%) CA
5 8 (22.22%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) IBM
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) Symantec
6 7 (19.44%) VMware
7 4 (11.11%) F5
7 4 (11.11%) Qualys
7 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 4 (11.11%) Dell
8 3 (8.33%) Juniper
8 3 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (8.33%) RightFax
8 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago