The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Rapid7 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 Rapid7 over the 3 months to 18 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 London 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 Rapid7 LLC.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid7
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rapid7 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Rapid7
England

Rapid7
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rapid7 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rapid7 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rapid7
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rapid7 across the London region.

Rapid7 Daily Rate Trend in London

Rapid7
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (80.00%) Varonis
2 4 (80.00%) DatAdvantage
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Nessus
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Nmap
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Qualys
5 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Replication

Rapid7
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rapid7 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 Rapid7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (80.00%) Varonis
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys