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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 399 410 400
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing IronPort 1 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.034% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.078% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £300 £226
% change year-on-year
+22.50% +32.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.24 -
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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
10071 10275 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 43.98% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6701 6237
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 214 292
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in London

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Qualys
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
3 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IronPort 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 IronPort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Messaging Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Process Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) CISMP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) Qualys
2 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Trustwave