The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clearswift over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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 Clearswift Limited.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift
Rank 412 424 391
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 1 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.020% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.042% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 17
Average daily rate
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- £380 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 - £306
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Clearswift
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11113 11797 11788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.88% 46.45% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7608 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 267 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.84 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Clearswift Jobs Demand Trend in London

Clearswift
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Clearswift Daily Rate Trend in London

Clearswift
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Clearswift across the London region.

Clearswift Hourly Rate Trend in London

Clearswift
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Clearswift
England

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift.

1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) DHCP
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) ISA Server
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
6 7 (53.85%) MS Office
6 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) OVSD
7 6 (46.15%) Statistics
7 6 (46.15%) Back Office
7 6 (46.15%) DameWare
7 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
7 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 6 (46.15%) ITIL
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000
7 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 6 (46.15%) IIS
7 6 (46.15%) LAN
7 6 (46.15%) SMTP
7 6 (46.15%) Cisco
7 6 (46.15%) IBM

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DHCP
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) IPv4
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) SMTP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Messaging Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Statistics
2 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 2000
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
1 6 (46.15%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) ISA Server
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) vSphere
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) OpenView
1 6 (46.15%) DameWare
1 6 (46.15%) OVSD
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (38.46%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Nokia
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 5 (38.46%) Websense
4 5 (38.46%) Open Text
4 5 (38.46%) RightFax
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix