The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 45 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £500 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £327
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +18.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sourcefire
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
191 192 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.16% 36.57% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 97 61
Average daily rate £400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Sourcefire
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham +9 2 £500 +33.33%
Gloucester - 1 £550 -
Sourcefire
South West

Sourcefire
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SOC Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter