The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Proofpoint, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Proofpoint
Rank 554 541 558
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing Proofpoint 20 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.014% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £531 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22458 21809 24499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.81% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12735 12183 12822
Average daily rate £388 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1112 1288
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Proofpoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Proofpoint across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Proofpoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

Proofpoint
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Proofpoint across the England region.

Proofpoint Daily Rate Trend in England

Proofpoint
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Proofpoint across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Proofpoint Daily Rate Histogram in England

Proofpoint
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Proofpoint across the England region.

Proofpoint Hourly Rate Trend in England

Proofpoint
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 Proofpoint within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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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 - 16 £419 -
London +16 4 £450 -15.29% 1
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Proofpoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint.

1 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Blackberry
4 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Juniper
6 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (15.00%) SMTP
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.00%) Clearswift
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (10.00%) SCOM
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (10.00%) LDAP
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) QA
8 1 (5.00%) MS Project
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint

Proofpoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMTP
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) Extranet
3 1 (5.00%) DSL
3 1 (5.00%) ISDN
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) SecurID
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Service Management
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (5.00%) Network Management
2 1 (5.00%) Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) CCIE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
2 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Juniper
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
1 3 (15.00%) Clearswift
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.00%) TOWER Software
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