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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 390 409 381
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 13 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.073% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate
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£349 £239 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.07% -27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £220 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £265 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+35.38% +3.17%
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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 December 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 24 December 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 +2 1 £200 -11.11% 2
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Dell
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) VLAN
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
7 4 (23.53%) McAfee
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) Data Security
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
7 4 (23.53%) F5
7 4 (23.53%) SIEM
7 4 (23.53%) Office 365
7 4 (23.53%) Stonesoft
7 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) NAS
5 3 (17.65%) HSRP
6 2 (11.76%) ADSL
6 2 (11.76%) TACACS
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) KiloStream
7 1 (5.88%) MegaStream
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Network Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
1 4 (23.53%) Data Security
1 4 (23.53%) SIEM
2 3 (17.65%) Market Research
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) QA
4 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) logstash
3 1 (5.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Dell
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 4 (23.53%) McAfee
5 4 (23.53%) Stonesoft
5 4 (23.53%) F5
6 3 (17.65%) NETGEAR
6 3 (17.65%) Veeam
6 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
7 2 (11.76%) Mitel
8 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.88%) Websense
8 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) Avaya