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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SonicWALL over the 3 months to 6 May 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SonicWALL
Rank 628 598 576
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -22
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 9 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.030% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.065% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 14
Median daily rate £400 £225 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £183 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £275 £143
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +92.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.50 -
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
22449 22964 22346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.26% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14040 13341 12911
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 1017 1010
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SonicWALL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
South West - 5 £400 - 1
London -15 2 £406 +84.65% 4
South East -13 1 £250 +7.52% 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
SonicWALL
UK

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 21 (91.30%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (52.17%) VLAN
5 11 (47.83%) Internet
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
6 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (39.13%) CCNP
7 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
8 8 (34.78%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) VPN
9 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
9 7 (30.43%) WatchGuard
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
10 6 (26.09%) VMware
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 6 (26.09%) MPLS
10 6 (26.09%) Project Management
11 5 (21.74%) HP
11 5 (21.74%) Juniper
11 5 (21.74%) Migration
11 5 (21.74%) Change Management
11 5 (21.74%) Wireless
11 5 (21.74%) Network Design

SonicWALL
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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) VLAN
3 11 (47.83%) Internet
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (30.43%) VPN
6 6 (26.09%) DHCP
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (21.74%) Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) BGP
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) FabricPath
8 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) OSPF
8 4 (17.39%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (17.39%) VoIP
8 4 (17.39%) VPLS
9 3 (13.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Front Office
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.70%) iPhone
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.35%) CCTV
4 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Network Design
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.04%) Server Building
6 2 (8.70%) BCP
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) CCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Firmware
4 2 (8.70%) NFS
5 1 (4.35%) Postfix
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) WatchGuard
4 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) Dell
6 4 (17.39%) Veeam
7 2 (8.70%) arcserve
7 2 (8.70%) Bloomberg
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Draytek
7 2 (8.70%) Meraki
7 2 (8.70%) Reuters
7 2 (8.70%) SunGard
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 2 (8.70%) Temenos
8 1 (4.35%) Intel Security