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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 496 512 498
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Websense 86 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £262 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £401 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £349 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +18.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +34.21%
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
22916 21957 20854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.98% 45.04% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13743 12638 11452
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 962 1161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.83 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 50 £375 - 5
South East -6 22 £365 +36.44% 9
North West -13 8 - - 2
East of England +1 4 £329 -1.86% 3
South West +3 1 £450 +24.13%
East Midlands -7 1 £350 +34.61%
Websense
UK

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (47.79%) VMware
2 58 (42.65%) Windows
3 53 (38.97%) Cisco
3 53 (38.97%) Firewall
4 44 (32.35%) DNS
4 44 (32.35%) Active Directory
5 42 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (25.74%) Juniper
7 30 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (21.32%) VPN
8 29 (21.32%) Information Security
9 28 (20.59%) NetApp
10 27 (19.85%) Blue Coat
11 26 (19.12%) CheckPoint
11 26 (19.12%) DHCP
12 24 (17.65%) HP
12 24 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
13 23 (16.91%) SolarWinds
13 23 (16.91%) WAN
14 22 (16.18%) Network Security
14 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (15.44%) UNIX
16 20 (14.71%) SSL
16 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
16 20 (14.71%) Citrix
17 18 (13.24%) LAN
17 18 (13.24%) Wireless
17 18 (13.24%) McAfee
17 18 (13.24%) Finance
18 17 (12.50%) AirWatch

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (11.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.15%) IIS
3 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.68%) Lync
5 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.94%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.47%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.97%) Firewall
2 44 (32.35%) DNS
3 30 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (21.32%) VPN
5 26 (19.12%) DHCP
6 23 (16.91%) WAN
7 22 (16.18%) Network Security
8 20 (14.71%) SSL
9 18 (13.24%) LAN
9 18 (13.24%) Wireless
10 16 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 14 (10.29%) LDAP
12 13 (9.56%) MPLS
13 12 (8.82%) SMTP
14 11 (8.09%) DSL
15 10 (7.35%) EIGRP
15 10 (7.35%) VRRP
15 10 (7.35%) OSPF
15 10 (7.35%) BGP
15 10 (7.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Legal
3 7 (5.15%) Law
4 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.21%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (25.74%) Analyst
2 23 (16.91%) Security Analyst
3 22 (16.18%) Security Engineer
4 21 (15.44%) Network Engineer
5 15 (11.03%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (11.03%) Consultant
6 14 (10.29%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
7 8 (5.88%) Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Network Support
8 7 (5.15%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.15%) Security Consultant
8 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Information Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) .NET
1 2 (1.47%) Web Services
1 2 (1.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Clustering
2 8 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.15%) PKI
4 4 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.94%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.47%) NHS
6 2 (1.47%) DTV
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) IVR
7 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.65%) Windows
2 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (15.44%) UNIX
4 15 (11.03%) Linux
5 10 (7.35%) Solaris
5 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.32%) Information Security
2 24 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (11.76%) ITIL
4 15 (11.03%) SIEM
5 10 (7.35%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.62%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (6.62%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (5.15%) Cyber Security
7 7 (5.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.15%) Migration
7 7 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (4.41%) Data Security
8 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.68%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.94%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.29%) C
1 14 (10.29%) SQL
2 12 (8.82%) C++
2 12 (8.82%) Perl
2 12 (8.82%) Python
2 12 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.68%) VBScript
5 4 (2.94%) PHP
6 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.62%) CISSP
5 8 (5.88%) CCNA
6 7 (5.15%) Degree
7 6 (4.41%) CCNP
7 6 (4.41%) CISA
7 6 (4.41%) CISM
8 5 (3.68%) CEH
9 4 (2.94%) CCSA
9 4 (2.94%) CCSE
10 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.47%) MCSE
11 2 (1.47%) MCITP
12 1 (0.74%) CRISC
12 1 (0.74%) CCIE
12 1 (0.74%) CCDP
12 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) SLA
2 13 (9.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (7.35%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.21%) GPG13
6 1 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 42 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.82%) Sendmail
3 12 (8.82%) vSphere
3 12 (8.82%) vCloud
4 10 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.62%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (5.15%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.68%) Squid
8 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.21%) Snort
10 2 (1.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.47%) XenApp
10 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 12 (8.82%) MIMEsweeper
2 12 (8.82%) MAILsweeper
3 11 (8.09%) OpenView
3 11 (8.09%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (6.62%) SCCM
5 4 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.21%) WSUS
6 3 (2.21%) XenMobile
6 3 (2.21%) SnapMirror
6 3 (2.21%) SCOM
7 2 (1.47%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.47%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 65 (47.79%) VMware
2 53 (38.97%) Cisco
3 35 (25.74%) Juniper
4 28 (20.59%) NetApp
5 27 (19.85%) Blue Coat
6 26 (19.12%) CheckPoint
7 24 (17.65%) HP
8 23 (16.91%) SolarWinds
9 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 20 (14.71%) Citrix
10 18 (13.24%) McAfee
11 15 (11.03%) Symantec
12 12 (8.82%) Aruba
13 11 (8.09%) F5
14 10 (7.35%) EMC
15 9 (6.62%) Sourcefire
16 7 (5.15%) ArcSight
16 7 (5.15%) LogRhythm
17 6 (4.41%) Qualys
17 6 (4.41%) Sophos
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