The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Websense 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 Websense over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 508 512 517
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Websense 61 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.093% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 23
Average daily rate
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£370 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.63% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22056 21768 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.84% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12530 12144 12884
Average daily rate £388 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1003 1119 1283
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Websense across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in England

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in England

Websense
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Websense across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Websense Daily Rate Histogram in England

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in England

Websense
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 Websense within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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 +18 44 £375 -1.57% 6
East of England -20 6 £323 -0.76%
South East -2 5 £275 -45.00% 8
North West -3 3 £280 -22.75% 1
West Midlands - 2 £313 - 2
South West - 1 £340 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
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Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Websense 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 Websense.

1 58 (55.77%) Firewall
2 54 (51.92%) Cisco
3 49 (47.12%) Windows
4 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
5 43 (41.35%) VMware
6 38 (36.54%) DNS
7 36 (34.62%) vSphere
8 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
9 33 (31.73%) CheckPoint
10 30 (28.85%) HP
11 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (26.92%) F5
12 27 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (25.00%) PowerShell
14 24 (23.08%) MS Exchange
15 23 (22.12%) VPN
15 23 (22.12%) Blue Coat
16 22 (21.15%) DHCP
16 22 (21.15%) Juniper
17 21 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (20.19%) Blackberry
17 21 (20.19%) Network Security
18 20 (19.23%) Finance
19 19 (18.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 19 (18.27%) Linux
20 17 (16.35%) VB
20 17 (16.35%) Vulnerability Management
21 16 (15.38%) vCloud
21 16 (15.38%) TCP/IP
21 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Websense 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 Websense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.88%) Lync
4 3 (2.88%) IIS
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.92%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 58 (55.77%) Firewall
2 38 (36.54%) DNS
3 23 (22.12%) VPN
4 22 (21.15%) DHCP
5 21 (20.19%) Network Security
6 16 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 16 (15.38%) SSL
7 13 (12.50%) SNMP
7 13 (12.50%) Wireless
7 13 (12.50%) FCoE
8 12 (11.54%) VLAN
8 12 (11.54%) SAN
9 11 (10.58%) iSCSI
9 11 (10.58%) Reverse Proxy
10 10 (9.62%) SMTP
10 10 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (9.62%) Multicast
11 8 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (5.77%) Internet
12 6 (5.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.85%) Law
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Security Engineer
2 16 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Consultant
4 11 (10.58%) Analyst
4 11 (10.58%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.73%) Security Consultant
7 7 (6.73%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Project Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Wintel Administrator
7 7 (6.73%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.77%) Messaging Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Security Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) IT Security Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Blackberry
2 12 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.62%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.65%) Hedge funds
5 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.88%) Clustering
6 3 (2.88%) SecurID
7 2 (1.92%) Replication
8 1 (0.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.12%) Windows
2 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (18.27%) Linux
4 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.69%) UNIX
7 4 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.96%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) Vulnerability Management
2 14 (13.46%) ITIL
3 12 (11.54%) Service Management
3 12 (11.54%) SIEM
4 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.62%) ITSM
4 10 (9.62%) DevOps
5 8 (7.69%) Information Security
5 8 (7.69%) Change Control
6 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (6.73%) Server Monitoring
6 7 (6.73%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (6.73%) Security Architecture
6 7 (6.73%) Business Continuity
6 7 (6.73%) Change Management
6 7 (6.73%) BCP
7 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.85%) Project Management
9 3 (2.88%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (16.35%) VB
3 10 (9.62%) VBA
4 5 (4.81%) SQL
5 4 (3.85%) Perl
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) C#
8 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.42%) CCNP
3 12 (11.54%) CISSP
4 11 (10.58%) CCSE
5 10 (9.62%) MCSE
5 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.65%) CCNA
7 2 (1.92%) CISA
7 2 (1.92%) CISM
7 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) CCVP
8 1 (0.96%) CEH
8 1 (0.96%) Degree
8 1 (0.96%) CCDP
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.88%) GPG13
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 36 (34.62%) vSphere
3 27 (25.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (15.38%) vCloud
5 12 (11.54%) ISA Server
6 10 (9.62%) VMware ESX
6 10 (9.62%) NFS
7 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.88%) ProxySG
7 3 (2.88%) Snort
7 3 (2.88%) Squid
8 2 (1.92%) UAG
9 1 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (10.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (8.65%) MAILsweeper
4 8 (7.69%) SCOM
5 5 (4.81%) SCCM
6 3 (2.88%) MOM
6 3 (2.88%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.96%) WSUS
7 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.96%) Legato
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) Cisco
2 43 (41.35%) VMware
3 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
4 33 (31.73%) CheckPoint
5 30 (28.85%) HP
6 28 (26.92%) F5
7 23 (22.12%) Blue Coat
8 22 (21.15%) Juniper
9 16 (15.38%) Symantec
10 15 (14.42%) IBM
11 14 (13.46%) EMC
12 10 (9.62%) Citrix
13 9 (8.65%) Clearswift
13 9 (8.65%) Open Text
13 9 (8.65%) RightFax
14 8 (7.69%) Sophos
15 7 (6.73%) Ruckus Wireless
16 6 (5.77%) Remedy
16 6 (5.77%) McAfee
17 4 (3.85%) Sourcefire
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