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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 609 566 591
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +25
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 21 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.077% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.17% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 6
Median daily rate £385 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £410 £369
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
22435 22949 22325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.34% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14018 13328 12895
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 £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 706 1016 1010
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.88 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.93 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 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 5 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
London -9 5 £450 +26.31% 1
North West -6 4 £473 +21.15% 1
South East -21 4 £394 -14.86%
Yorkshire - 3 £325 - 2
South West - 3 £363 -
East of England +3 1 £370 -1.33%
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UK

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (62.50%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) SIEM
3 20 (41.67%) Juniper
4 17 (35.42%) WAN
4 17 (35.42%) VPN
4 17 (35.42%) Firewall
5 16 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 16 (33.33%) CISSP
5 16 (33.33%) OSPF
5 16 (33.33%) BGP
6 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 14 (29.17%) Snort
7 14 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (29.17%) Network Security
7 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
8 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
9 12 (25.00%) F5
9 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (22.92%) LAN
11 9 (18.75%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
11 9 (18.75%) JNCIS
12 8 (16.67%) VLAN
12 8 (16.67%) Information Security
12 8 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (14.58%) IBM
13 7 (14.58%) CCNP
13 7 (14.58%) VRRP
13 7 (14.58%) CEH

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 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) Firewall
1 17 (35.42%) VPN
1 17 (35.42%) WAN
2 16 (33.33%) BGP
2 16 (33.33%) OSPF
3 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 14 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (29.17%) Network Security
5 11 (22.92%) LAN
6 8 (16.67%) VLAN
7 7 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (14.58%) HSRP
7 7 (14.58%) NX-OS
7 7 (14.58%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (14.58%) VRRP
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.50%) IPsec
8 6 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (8.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Spanish Language
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 2 (4.17%) Military
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Security Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Network Engineer
5 10 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (18.75%) Consultant
6 9 (18.75%) Security Consultant
6 9 (18.75%) SOC Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Designer
7 6 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Network Designer
9 4 (8.33%) Network Consultant
9 4 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
11 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
11 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
11 2 (4.17%) SIEM Project Manager
11 2 (4.17%) SOC Manager
11 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) iPad
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) SIEM
2 14 (29.17%) Security Operations
3 8 (16.67%) Information Security
4 7 (14.58%) Analytics
5 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Network Packet Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Network Management
8 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) CISSP
2 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
4 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (18.75%) JNCIS
6 7 (14.58%) CCNP
6 7 (14.58%) CEH
7 6 (12.50%) CCSE
7 6 (12.50%) Degree
8 4 (8.33%) CISM
8 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (6.25%) CCDE
9 3 (6.25%) CCIE
9 3 (6.25%) CISA
9 3 (6.25%) GCIA
9 3 (6.25%) GCIH
10 2 (4.17%) CCNA
10 2 (4.17%) HND
10 2 (4.17%) SANS
11 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) GPG13
4 1 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Snort
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Proventia
1 7 (14.58%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (12.50%) QRadar
3 2 (4.17%) Nessus
4 1 (2.08%) EnCase
4 1 (2.08%) Kibana
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) RSA Archer
4 1 (2.08%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Juniper
3 16 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 12 (25.00%) F5
5 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.58%) IBM
6 7 (14.58%) Splunk
7 6 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 6 (12.50%) Intel Security
7 6 (12.50%) Qualys
8 5 (10.42%) BT
8 5 (10.42%) NetWitness
8 5 (10.42%) Symantec
9 4 (8.33%) Forcepoint
9 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.25%) LogRhythm
10 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
11 2 (4.17%) Aruba
11 2 (4.17%) FireEye
11 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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Hydrogen Group
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