The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL over the 3 months to 24 April 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 403 399 396
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 5 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.059% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.13% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 0
Average daily rate
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£210 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £143 -
% change year-on-year
+92.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 - -
SonicWALL
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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in London

SonicWALL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SonicWALL Daily Rate Trend in London

SonicWALL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SonicWALL Daily Rate Histogram in London

SonicWALL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SonicWALL Hourly Rate Trend in London

SonicWALL
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 SonicWALL within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 1 £173 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL.

1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) F5
6 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Avaya
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Dell
7 4 (25.00%) CCNP
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) McAfee
7 4 (25.00%) Data Security

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SonicWALL 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 SonicWALL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (18.75%) BGP
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) OSPF
8 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
8 3 (18.75%) VoIP
8 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
8 3 (18.75%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Data Security
1 4 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) SLA
3 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (12.50%) NetCrunch
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Avaya
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 4 (25.00%) McAfee
5 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 4 (25.00%) Stonesoft
6 3 (18.75%) Veeam
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
7 2 (12.50%) Nortel
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 2 (12.50%) Websense
7 2 (12.50%) Mitel