The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 531 535 548
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 22 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.030% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.064% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £154 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £225
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +42.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 - £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - £18.00
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22497 21835 24501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.58% 46.85% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12759 12225 12831
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
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 1001 1104 1284
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 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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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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
North West - 5 £138 -
London +7 4 £296 - 5
West Midlands -18 4 £320 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £275 - 5
East of England - 3 £220 -
South West - 2 - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 7
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SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Firewall
3 22 (59.46%) Windows
4 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
6 16 (43.24%) Dell
6 16 (43.24%) WAN
6 16 (43.24%) VPN
7 14 (37.84%) Citrix
7 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
8 12 (32.43%) SAN
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.03%) HP
10 10 (27.03%) Linux
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
11 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
11 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
12 8 (21.62%) LAN
12 8 (21.62%) DNS
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (18.92%) MCITP
13 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
2 16 (43.24%) VPN
3 12 (32.43%) SAN
3 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.62%) LAN
5 8 (21.62%) DNS
6 7 (18.92%) Wireless
7 6 (16.22%) Network Security
8 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
8 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.81%) NAS
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.81%) VLAN
9 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.81%) VoIP
9 4 (10.81%) Internet
10 3 (8.11%) DHCP
11 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Technician
7 2 (5.41%) Network Services Manager
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) EqualLogic
2 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.81%) Psychology
3 4 (10.81%) Economics
4 3 (8.11%) CESG
5 2 (5.41%) iPhone
6 1 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) PDA
6 1 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Market Research
2 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.11%) Change Control
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.41%) SIEM
4 2 (5.41%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Data Security
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) CAD
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCITP
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CCSE
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) CCDA
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.41%) UAG
5 2 (5.41%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.70%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.70%) RHEV
6 1 (2.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (54.05%) VMware
4 16 (43.24%) Dell
5 14 (37.84%) Citrix
5 14 (37.84%) CheckPoint
6 10 (27.03%) HP
7 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
7 7 (18.92%) Sophos
7 7 (18.92%) Nokia
8 5 (13.51%) Nortel
8 5 (13.51%) Avaya
8 5 (13.51%) Draytek
8 5 (13.51%) F5
9 4 (10.81%) NETGEAR
9 4 (10.81%) Juniper
10 3 (8.11%) McAfee
11 2 (5.41%) LogRhythm
11 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
11 2 (5.41%) Mitel
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