The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 29 April 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £213
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.72%
WatchGuard
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 76 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.62% 40.64% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 45
Average daily rate £300 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.23 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £28.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester