The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 555 539 531
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 25 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.040% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.087% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 8
Average daily rate
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£273 £225 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.11% -37.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £323 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £225 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- -20.63%
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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
23262 21920 22222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.60% 46.10% 47.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13976 12781 11849
Average daily rate £388 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1108 1231
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.43 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in England

SonicWALL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SonicWALL Daily Rate Trend in England

SonicWALL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SonicWALL Daily Rate Histogram in England

SonicWALL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SonicWALL Hourly Rate Trend in England

SonicWALL
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 SonicWALL within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
London 0 10 £388 +53.46% 6
South West -28 5 £250 - 5
East of England - 5 £270 - 3
Yorkshire -7 4 £328 +45.55%
North West -7 1 £275 - 1
South East - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 4
SonicWALL
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SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL.

1 30 (66.67%) Firewall
2 29 (64.44%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco
4 24 (53.33%) VMware
5 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
7 17 (37.78%) Dell
7 17 (37.78%) VPN
8 15 (33.33%) DNS
8 15 (33.33%) HP
9 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.67%) Linux
11 11 (24.44%) WAN
11 11 (24.44%) DHCP
11 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
11 11 (24.44%) SAN
12 9 (20.00%) LAN
12 9 (20.00%) MS Office
12 9 (20.00%) Sophos
12 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (17.78%) Wireless
13 8 (17.78%) SQL
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (15.56%) Citrix
14 7 (15.56%) Internet
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) IIS
1 7 (15.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) VPN
3 15 (33.33%) DNS
4 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
5 11 (24.44%) DHCP
5 11 (24.44%) SAN
5 11 (24.44%) WAN
6 9 (20.00%) LAN
7 8 (17.78%) Wireless
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (15.56%) IP Telephony
8 7 (15.56%) Internet
9 6 (13.33%) VLAN
10 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (8.89%) MPLS
11 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.89%) NAS
12 3 (6.67%) HSRP
12 3 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.44%) Back Office
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support Assistant
7 2 (4.44%) IT Assistant
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) Flash
2 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.67%) CESG
2 3 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) SecurID
4 1 (2.22%) PDA
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
4 1 (2.22%) Kindle
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (26.67%) Linux
4 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.33%) Android
8 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
9 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
10 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
11 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (2.22%) CentOS
11 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.89%) Software Licensing
3 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) Market Research
4 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) SIEM
5 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Data Security
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) CCNP
3 2 (4.44%) MCP
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) CCSE
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) Kerio MailServer
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.44%) ProxySG
5 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.22%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Nagios
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) logstash
3 1 (2.22%) Kibana
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.22%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco
2 24 (53.33%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) Dell
5 15 (33.33%) HP
6 9 (20.00%) Sophos
7 7 (15.56%) Citrix
7 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
8 6 (13.33%) Avaya
9 5 (11.11%) Symantec
9 5 (11.11%) Apple
9 5 (11.11%) Nokia
9 5 (11.11%) Mitel
10 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
10 4 (8.89%) WatchGuard
10 4 (8.89%) ProCurve
11 3 (6.67%) NETGEAR
11 3 (6.67%) Veeam
11 3 (6.67%) Draytek
11 3 (6.67%) Nortel
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