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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 424 420 399
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.044% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +54.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.15% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -19.35%
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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
11228 11427 11756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.90% 46.18% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7256 7428 7139
Average daily rate £425 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 254 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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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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
City of London +24 1 - - 3
Wimbledon - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Dell
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) SAN
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) HP
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) NAS
7 7 (43.75%) Market Research
7 7 (43.75%) NETGEAR
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
7 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (43.75%) IIS
7 7 (43.75%) WAN
8 6 (37.50%) Citrix
8 6 (37.50%) Clustering
8 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
9 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (31.25%) EqualLogic
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) VLAN
3 7 (43.75%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) HSRP
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
8 1 (6.25%) ATM
8 1 (6.25%) LAN
8 1 (6.25%) VoIP
8 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) Network Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
7 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 5 (31.25%) EqualLogic
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Economics
3 4 (25.00%) Psychology
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) Market Research
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
4 1 (6.25%) UAG
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Kibana
2 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) Dell
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) NETGEAR
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (6.25%) Meraki