The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 522 508 525
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing Websense 67 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 27
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£390 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £262 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £386 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.53 £23.00 £24.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.80 £20.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £25.00 £28.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.25 £24.65
% change year-on-year
-11.23% -1.62%
Websense
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
23413 22961 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.06% 45.63% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14134 13103 12594
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1014 1025
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +5 29 £450 +20.00% 3
South East -16 16 £360 +16.12% 6
East of England +11 14 £550 +70.54% 4
South West -7 4 £275 -19.11%
East Midlands - 3 £350 -
North West -35 1 - - 1
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UK

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 65 (44.22%) Cisco
2 61 (41.50%) VMware
3 60 (40.82%) Firewall
4 58 (39.46%) Windows
5 51 (34.69%) DNS
6 47 (31.97%) Active Directory
7 39 (26.53%) Juniper
8 36 (24.49%) DHCP
9 35 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (23.13%) CheckPoint
11 30 (20.41%) VPN
12 29 (19.73%) Blue Coat
12 29 (19.73%) Kalman Filter
13 28 (19.05%) LAN
14 26 (17.69%) SLA
14 26 (17.69%) Information Security
15 25 (17.01%) HP
15 25 (17.01%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (17.01%) SolarWinds
16 24 (16.33%) WAN
16 24 (16.33%) Wireless
17 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
18 22 (14.97%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (14.29%) NetApp
20 19 (12.93%) Symantec
20 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
21 18 (12.24%) Citrix
22 17 (11.56%) ITIL
22 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.44%) IIS
2 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.08%) Lync
4 5 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.40%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.36%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Office 365
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (40.82%) Firewall
2 51 (34.69%) DNS
3 36 (24.49%) DHCP
4 35 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (20.41%) VPN
6 28 (19.05%) LAN
7 24 (16.33%) WAN
7 24 (16.33%) Wireless
8 16 (10.88%) MPLS
9 15 (10.20%) SSL
9 15 (10.20%) FTP
9 15 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 13 (8.84%) Network Security
12 12 (8.16%) OSPF
12 12 (8.16%) BGP
12 12 (8.16%) DSL
12 12 (8.16%) EIGRP
12 12 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (7.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.20%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Law
2 5 (3.40%) Legal
3 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.36%) Electronics
4 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (23.13%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.33%) Analyst
3 20 (13.61%) Security Engineer
4 17 (11.56%) Windows Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Security Analyst
6 13 (8.84%) Consultant
7 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Senior Windows Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Architect
8 8 (5.44%) Administrator
9 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Security Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Security Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) .NET
1 3 (2.04%) REST
1 3 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.36%) Web Services
2 2 (1.36%) Flash
3 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Clustering
2 8 (5.44%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.08%) PKI
5 4 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.04%) SecurID
6 3 (2.04%) IVR
7 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.36%) NHS
7 2 (1.36%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.36%) DTV
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 58 (39.46%) Windows
2 25 (17.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (10.88%) UNIX
4 13 (8.84%) Linux
5 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.80%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.72%) Solaris
8 3 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.36%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (17.69%) Information Security
3 17 (11.56%) ITIL
4 15 (10.20%) SIEM
5 12 (8.16%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.48%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (6.80%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 8 (5.44%) Security Management
9 8 (5.44%) Cyber Security
10 7 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.76%) Migration
10 7 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (4.08%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.40%) Data Security
12 5 (3.40%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (3.40%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.84%) SQL
3 10 (6.80%) VBScript
4 8 (5.44%) C
4 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.08%) C++
5 6 (4.08%) Perl
5 6 (4.08%) Python
5 6 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 16 (10.88%) CCNA
5 8 (5.44%) CISSP
6 6 (4.08%) Degree
7 5 (3.40%) CCNP
7 5 (3.40%) CEH
8 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.04%) CISA
9 3 (2.04%) CISM
9 3 (2.04%) GIAC
9 3 (2.04%) CCSA
9 3 (2.04%) CCSE
10 2 (1.36%) MCITP
10 2 (1.36%) MCSE
11 1 (0.68%) CCIE
11 1 (0.68%) CCDP
11 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.69%) SLA
2 7 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 47 (31.97%) Active Directory
2 35 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.56%) vCloud
4 11 (7.48%) vSphere
5 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.44%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (4.76%) ISA Server
8 6 (4.08%) Sendmail
9 3 (2.04%) XenApp
9 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.04%) Snort
9 3 (2.04%) Squid
10 2 (1.36%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) AirWatch
2 11 (7.48%) OpenView
2 11 (7.48%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (6.12%) SCCM
4 8 (5.44%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.44%) MIMEsweeper
5 6 (4.08%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.04%) WSUS
6 3 (2.04%) SCOM
6 3 (2.04%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.36%) SnapMirror
7 2 (1.36%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) Cisco
2 61 (41.50%) VMware
3 39 (26.53%) Juniper
4 34 (23.13%) CheckPoint
5 29 (19.73%) Blue Coat
6 25 (17.01%) HP
6 25 (17.01%) SolarWinds
7 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
8 21 (14.29%) NetApp
9 19 (12.93%) Symantec
10 18 (12.24%) Citrix
11 14 (9.52%) McAfee
11 14 (9.52%) Aruba
12 13 (8.84%) Barracuda Networks
13 12 (8.16%) Remedy
14 11 (7.48%) Tripwire
15 10 (6.80%) EMC
15 10 (6.80%) F5
16 7 (4.76%) FireEye
16 7 (4.76%) ArcSight
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