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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 568 542 558
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 20 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.034% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.072% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£288 £320 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £269 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.15% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -19.35%
SonicWALL
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
23857 22072 24564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.71% 46.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13819 12687 12854
Average daily rate £400 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1091 1012 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
(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
London -4 5 £400 +23.07% 5
Yorkshire +7 4 £275 -12.69%
West Midlands -18 3 £320 - 1
South West - 3 £200 - 4
North West - 3 £275 - 5
South East -3 2 £288 -23.33% 4
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
SonicWALL
UK

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Firewall
3 26 (63.41%) VMware
4 25 (60.98%) Cisco
5 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
6 19 (46.34%) Dell
7 17 (41.46%) SAN
8 16 (39.02%) VPN
8 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (34.15%) WAN
11 13 (31.71%) SQL
11 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
11 13 (31.71%) Citrix
11 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
12 12 (29.27%) HP
12 12 (29.27%) Linux
12 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
13 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
14 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
15 8 (19.51%) Sophos
15 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
15 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (19.51%) DNS
15 8 (19.51%) VLAN
15 8 (19.51%) NAS
16 7 (17.07%) Market Research
16 7 (17.07%) NETGEAR
16 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (17.07%) IIS
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) Firewall
2 17 (41.46%) SAN
3 16 (39.02%) VPN
4 14 (34.15%) WAN
5 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (19.51%) NAS
7 8 (19.51%) VLAN
7 8 (19.51%) DNS
8 7 (17.07%) Wireless
9 6 (14.63%) Network Security
9 6 (14.63%) LAN
10 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
10 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (12.20%) IP Telephony
11 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (9.76%) Internet
12 3 (7.32%) DHCP
12 3 (7.32%) HSRP
13 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Network Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (4.88%) Network Services Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Technician
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
1 6 (14.63%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) EqualLogic
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Economics
3 4 (9.76%) Psychology
4 3 (7.32%) CESG
5 2 (4.88%) iPhone
6 1 (2.44%) iPad
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (29.27%) Linux
5 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
6 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) Android
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.07%) Market Research
3 6 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) SIEM
6 2 (4.88%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.88%) Data Security
7 1 (2.44%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (14.63%) MCSE
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) CCSE
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.44%) CCDA
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) UAG
5 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.44%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) VMware
2 25 (60.98%) Cisco
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (46.34%) Dell
5 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 12 (29.27%) HP
7 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
8 8 (19.51%) Sophos
9 7 (17.07%) NETGEAR
10 6 (14.63%) Draytek
10 6 (14.63%) Nokia
11 5 (12.20%) Avaya
11 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
12 4 (9.76%) Nortel
13 3 (7.32%) F5
14 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
14 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
14 2 (4.88%) Mitel
14 2 (4.88%) Radware
14 2 (4.88%) Symantec
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago