The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Hertfordshire 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £488 -
% change year-on-year
-24.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 -
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
437 272 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.60% 41.91% 41.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 125 166
Average daily rate £350 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 36
Average hourly rate £23.86 £17.50 £15.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.31% +15.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Sourcefire
East of England

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sourcefire
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia