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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 586 583 575
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing IronPort 29 60 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 18
Median daily rate £445 £473 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £313 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £473 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.10% +45.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
22266 22506 23540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.76% 43.27% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 13559 13549
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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
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 September 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 +5 13 £445 -
North West +21 6 - - 1
North East - 5 £415 -
East of England +2 4 £450 +5.88%
South East -1 1 £380 -3.49%
IronPort
UK

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 55 (67.07%) MS Exchange
2 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
3 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 39 (47.56%) Windows
5 36 (43.90%) HP
6 33 (40.24%) Skype for Business
7 32 (39.02%) Cisco
8 31 (37.80%) Office 365
8 31 (37.80%) Data Centre
9 30 (36.59%) Windows Server
10 27 (32.93%) PowerShell
11 26 (31.71%) SAN
12 25 (30.49%) Migration
13 24 (29.27%) SharePoint
14 23 (28.05%) DNS
14 23 (28.05%) Blackberry
15 21 (25.61%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (24.39%) Firewall
17 19 (23.17%) VMware
17 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2013
18 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
19 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2007
20 16 (19.51%) F5
20 16 (19.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Clustering
20 16 (19.51%) Clustering
20 16 (19.51%) Symantec
20 16 (19.51%) CheckPoint

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 55 (67.07%) MS Exchange
2 33 (40.24%) Skype for Business
3 24 (29.27%) SharePoint
4 21 (25.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (14.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (8.54%) OpenStack
9 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (4.88%) IIS
11 4 (4.88%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (2.44%) IBM Notes
13 1 (1.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) ProjectWise
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Faxination
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (37.80%) Office 365
2 14 (17.07%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.71%) SAN
2 23 (28.05%) DNS
3 20 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (24.39%) Firewall
4 18 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (17.07%) NAS
5 14 (17.07%) Wireless
6 12 (14.63%) VPN
7 9 (10.98%) SMTP
8 8 (9.76%) Network Security
8 8 (9.76%) VLAN
8 8 (9.76%) WAN
9 7 (8.54%) Internet
9 7 (8.54%) LAN
9 7 (8.54%) SSL
9 7 (8.54%) Unified Communications
10 6 (7.32%) DHCP
10 6 (7.32%) FTP
10 6 (7.32%) MPLS
10 6 (7.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.88%) QlikView
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) Active Directory Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Messaging Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Consultant
3 9 (10.98%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Network Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) PowerShell Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) SCCM Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Messaging Specialist
5 7 (8.54%) Migration Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Messaging Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Firewall Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) Data Centre
2 23 (28.05%) Blackberry
3 16 (19.51%) Clustering
4 14 (17.07%) CLARiiON
5 10 (12.20%) Virtual Team
6 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.88%) BYOD
7 4 (4.88%) EFT
7 4 (4.88%) Wiki
8 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Windows Server
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.63%) Android
5 12 (14.63%) Apple iOS
5 12 (14.63%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (9.76%) Linux
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) Migration
2 13 (15.85%) Load Balancing
2 13 (15.85%) Network Management
3 9 (10.98%) ITIL
3 9 (10.98%) Project Management
4 8 (9.76%) Workflow
5 6 (7.32%) B2B
5 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 6 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.32%) Service Management
5 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.88%) Presales
7 4 (4.88%) Web Filtering
8 3 (3.66%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.66%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
2 8 (9.76%) Ruby
2 8 (9.76%) SQL
3 4 (4.88%) C
4 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) MCSE
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) CCDP
2 7 (8.54%) CCNP
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CCIE
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) CCDA
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) MCITP
5 2 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.76%) VMware Server
4 7 (8.54%) Brightmail
5 6 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.44%) vSphere
7 2 (2.44%) XenApp
7 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Clustering
1 16 (19.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (12.20%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (9.76%) SCCM
3 8 (9.76%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.66%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
2 36 (43.90%) HP
3 32 (39.02%) Cisco
4 19 (23.17%) VMware
5 16 (19.51%) CheckPoint
5 16 (19.51%) Citrix
5 16 (19.51%) F5
5 16 (19.51%) Symantec
6 15 (18.29%) NetApp
7 14 (17.07%) EMC
8 13 (15.85%) Postini
8 13 (15.85%) Proofpoint
9 12 (14.63%) MobileIron
9 12 (14.63%) RightFax
10 10 (12.20%) Oracle
11 8 (9.76%) Dell
11 8 (9.76%) Sourcefire
12 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
13 6 (7.32%) CA
13 6 (7.32%) Nokia