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 5 February 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SonicWALL
Rank 407 394 400
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.053% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.12% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Average daily rate £225 £250 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £250 -
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
8639 9421 9650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.85% 45.22% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5683 6273 6184
Average daily rate £433 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 194 215
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) CCSE
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) MPLS
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (14.29%) arcserve
5 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 1 (14.29%) BT
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Mitel
5 1 (14.29%) Reuters
5 1 (14.29%) SunGard
5 1 (14.29%) Temenos
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam