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 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 602 578 574
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 24 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.067% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.15% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £548 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Sourcefire
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
21776 22182 21449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.20% 45.06% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13618 13067 12418
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 £260 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 1028 1006
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £40.00 £37.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 May 2016.

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 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
Yorkshire - 9 £400 - 3
North West -6 6 £448 -
London -7 4 £513 +20.64% 2
South East -20 4 £438 -10.25% 2
South West -6 1 - - 2
Sourcefire
UK

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 37 (63.79%) Cisco
2 26 (44.83%) Juniper
3 25 (43.10%) SIEM
4 23 (39.66%) Firewall
5 22 (37.93%) CheckPoint
5 22 (37.93%) BGP
5 22 (37.93%) OSPF
5 22 (37.93%) VPN
6 19 (32.76%) Network Security
7 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 16 (27.59%) WAN
8 16 (27.59%) Security Operations
9 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
9 15 (25.86%) CISSP
9 15 (25.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 15 (25.86%) JNCIS
10 13 (22.41%) Snort
10 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
11 11 (18.97%) F5
11 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (17.24%) LAN
12 10 (17.24%) FTP
12 10 (17.24%) Fortinet
12 10 (17.24%) Palo Alto
13 9 (15.52%) Security Operations Centre
13 9 (15.52%) Blue Coat
13 9 (15.52%) Finance
14 8 (13.79%) Information Security
15 7 (12.07%) CEH
15 7 (12.07%) VLAN

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 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) BGP
2 22 (37.93%) OSPF
2 22 (37.93%) VPN
3 19 (32.76%) Network Security
4 16 (27.59%) WAN
5 15 (25.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
6 10 (17.24%) FTP
6 10 (17.24%) LAN
7 7 (12.07%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (12.07%) HSRP
7 7 (12.07%) NX-OS
7 7 (12.07%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (12.07%) VLAN
7 7 (12.07%) VRRP
8 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (10.34%) IPsec
8 6 (10.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Big Data
1 1 (1.72%) DB2
1 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Spanish Language
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) Military
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
2 17 (29.31%) Security Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Network Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Consultant
6 9 (15.52%) Security Consultant
6 9 (15.52%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Designer
8 6 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Network Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Network Designer
9 5 (8.62%) Network Security Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.17%) SIEM Project Manager
11 2 (3.45%) Security Manager
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire Consultant
11 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) SIEM
2 16 (27.59%) Security Operations
3 8 (13.79%) Information Security
4 6 (10.34%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.62%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.17%) Network Packet Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
8 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.45%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) C
1 1 (1.72%) Java
1 1 (1.72%) Perl
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.86%) CISSP
2 15 (25.86%) JNCIS
3 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (12.07%) CCNP
5 7 (12.07%) CEH
6 6 (10.34%) CCSE
7 5 (8.62%) Degree
8 4 (6.90%) CISM
8 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) CCDE
9 3 (5.17%) CCIE
9 3 (5.17%) CISA
9 3 (5.17%) GCIA
9 3 (5.17%) GCIH
10 2 (3.45%) HND
11 1 (1.72%) CCNA
11 1 (1.72%) CCSA
11 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) GPG13
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
4 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Proventia
2 6 (10.34%) RSA Security Analytics
3 5 (8.62%) QRadar
4 2 (3.45%) Nessus
5 1 (1.72%) EnCase
5 1 (1.72%) Kibana
5 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.72%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco
2 26 (44.83%) Juniper
3 22 (37.93%) CheckPoint
4 11 (18.97%) F5
5 10 (17.24%) Fortinet
5 10 (17.24%) Palo Alto
6 9 (15.52%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.07%) IBM
8 6 (10.34%) ArcSight
8 6 (10.34%) Qualys
8 6 (10.34%) Splunk
9 5 (8.62%) BT
9 5 (8.62%) Intel Security
9 5 (8.62%) NetWitness
10 4 (6.90%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.90%) LogRhythm
10 4 (6.90%) Symantec
11 2 (3.45%) FireEye
11 2 (3.45%) HP
11 2 (3.45%) NetIQ
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