The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire
UK / England
Rank 546 577 561
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 28 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.071% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 18
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £394 £395
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
18280 20545 21716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.09% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11494 12490 12665
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 649 791 904
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in England

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Sourcefire Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sourcefire
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sourcefire Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
London +16 6 £500 -4.76% 4
South East +19 5 £450 +13.20% 2
South West +1 5 £333 -8.27% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
North West +23 3 £350 -12.50%
West Midlands +6 3 £450 -28.00%
East of England 0 1 - - 1
Sourcefire
UK

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 49 (79.03%) Cisco
2 42 (67.74%) Firewall
3 32 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (50.00%) Network Security
5 30 (48.39%) Information Security
6 26 (41.94%) F5
7 25 (40.32%) Finance
8 23 (37.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 23 (37.10%) VPN
8 23 (37.10%) Juniper
9 21 (33.87%) CheckPoint
10 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
11 19 (30.65%) SSL
12 15 (24.19%) Wireless
12 15 (24.19%) Blue Coat
12 15 (24.19%) FireEye
13 14 (22.58%) Palo Alto
13 14 (22.58%) Splunk
13 14 (22.58%) Unix
13 14 (22.58%) Symantec
14 13 (20.97%) CCNP
14 13 (20.97%) Windows
15 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
15 12 (19.35%) CCIE
15 12 (19.35%) Internet
15 12 (19.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 12 (19.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
15 12 (19.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 11 (17.74%) 802.1X

Sourcefire
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 5 (8.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Project
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (67.74%) Firewall
2 32 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (50.00%) Network Security
4 23 (37.10%) VPN
5 19 (30.65%) SSL
6 15 (24.19%) Wireless
7 12 (19.35%) Internet
7 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (12.90%) BGP
8 8 (12.90%) EIGRP
8 8 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (12.90%) OSPF
8 8 (12.90%) WAN
8 8 (12.90%) WLAN
9 7 (11.29%) DHCP
9 7 (11.29%) DNS
9 7 (11.29%) LAN
10 6 (9.68%) HTTP
10 6 (9.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Security Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) Network Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Security Specialist
6 9 (14.52%) Information Security Specialist
6 9 (14.52%) Information Specialist
6 9 (14.52%) Security Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Consultant
8 6 (9.68%) Security Consultant
9 5 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Tester
11 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) SIEM Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) 802.1X
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) AppFabric
2 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.06%) WCF
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) OAuth
3 1 (1.61%) OpenID
3 1 (1.61%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.61%) SAML
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Unix
2 13 (20.97%) Windows
3 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Information Security
2 23 (37.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (19.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 12 (19.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 12 (19.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 11 (17.74%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (16.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 10 (16.13%) SIEM
6 9 (14.52%) Security Operations
7 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 8 (12.90%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (11.29%) Analytics
8 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.29%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.68%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.68%) Presales
9 6 (9.68%) Threat Modelling
10 5 (8.06%) Test Planning
10 5 (8.06%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.97%) CCNP
3 12 (19.35%) CCIE
4 10 (16.13%) CISM
4 10 (16.13%) CISSP
5 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.68%) Degree
7 5 (8.06%) CCNA
7 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
8 4 (6.45%) CHECK Team Member
8 4 (6.45%) CREST Certified
8 4 (6.45%) ISEB
9 3 (4.84%) CISA
9 3 (4.84%) GSEC
10 1 (1.61%) CCDE
10 1 (1.61%) CCSA
10 1 (1.61%) CEH
10 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.84%) COBIT
3 3 (4.84%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.61%) GPG13
4 1 (1.61%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.61%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Snort
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.61%) NFS
4 1 (1.61%) Samba
4 1 (1.61%) Squid
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Nexpose
2 6 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (8.06%) Nessus
4 4 (6.45%) Stealthwatch
5 3 (4.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (3.23%) Nagios
6 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.23%) TrustSec
7 1 (1.61%) OpenVAS
7 1 (1.61%) OSSEC
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (79.03%) Cisco
2 26 (41.94%) F5
3 23 (37.10%) Juniper
4 21 (33.87%) CheckPoint
5 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 15 (24.19%) Blue Coat
6 15 (24.19%) FireEye
7 14 (22.58%) Palo Alto
7 14 (22.58%) Splunk
7 14 (22.58%) Symantec
8 10 (16.13%) ArcSight
8 10 (16.13%) Intel Security
8 10 (16.13%) Rapid7
9 9 (14.52%) GFI Software
9 9 (14.52%) LogRhythm
9 9 (14.52%) TippingPoint
10 7 (11.29%) Fortinet
11 6 (9.68%) Citrix
12 4 (6.45%) Lancope
13 3 (4.84%) ScanSafe
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