The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 7 December 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 IronPort Systems.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 425 419 432
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing IronPort 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.055% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £525 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +64.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
IronPort
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
9262 9136 10375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.06% 40.49% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6187 6048 7094
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 160 260
Median hourly rate £21.03 £21.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +20.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing IronPort as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in London

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in London

IronPort
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IronPort Hourly Rate Trend in London

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for IronPort.

1 22 (95.65%) MS Exchange
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) SAN
4 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 17 (73.91%) Office 365
5 16 (69.57%) Blackberry
5 16 (69.57%) Windows
6 14 (60.87%) HP
6 14 (60.87%) EMC
6 14 (60.87%) NetApp
6 14 (60.87%) CLARiiON
6 14 (60.87%) NAS
6 14 (60.87%) Mimecast
7 13 (56.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 13 (56.52%) Symantec
7 13 (56.52%) Postini
7 13 (56.52%) Proofpoint
8 12 (52.17%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (52.17%) Clustering
8 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (52.17%) MobileIron
8 12 (52.17%) RightFax
8 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
8 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
8 12 (52.17%) Android
8 12 (52.17%) Faxination
8 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (43.48%) Virtual Team
9 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
9 10 (43.48%) DNS

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (95.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) Office 365
2 14 (60.87%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) SAN
2 14 (60.87%) NAS
3 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IronPort Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Blackberry
2 14 (60.87%) CLARiiON
3 12 (52.17%) Clustering
4 10 (43.48%) Virtual Team
5 4 (17.39%) BYOD
5 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
6 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Android
2 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Mobile
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
1 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
1 6 (26.09%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Presales
5 1 (4.35%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCDP
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (34.78%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (17.39%) SCCM
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) EMC
2 14 (60.87%) HP
2 14 (60.87%) NetApp
3 13 (56.52%) Postini
3 13 (56.52%) Proofpoint
3 13 (56.52%) Symantec
4 12 (52.17%) MobileIron
4 12 (52.17%) RightFax
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
7 2 (8.70%) Google
8 1 (4.35%) Aruba
8 1 (4.35%) Lotus
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) ScanSafe
8 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire