The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire over the 3 months to 17 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 389 419 409
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 26 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Average daily rate
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£420 £575 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.95% +40.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £465 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £575 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
11079 11592 11968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.00% 46.25% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7148 7536 7273
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 257 333
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in London

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Sourcefire Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sourcefire
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sourcefire Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the London region over the 3 months to 17 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 +27 9 £450 -11.11% 1
Chiswick - - - -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) F5
3 26 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 26 (76.47%) Firewall
4 23 (67.65%) Juniper
4 23 (67.65%) Blue Coat
5 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
6 20 (58.82%) VPN
6 20 (58.82%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (47.06%) Snort
8 15 (44.12%) BGP
9 14 (41.18%) Network Security
9 14 (41.18%) VLAN
9 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (41.18%) LAN
9 14 (41.18%) WAN
9 14 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (38.24%) HSRP
10 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
11 12 (35.29%) OSPF
11 12 (35.29%) CCNP
11 12 (35.29%) Banking
12 11 (32.35%) VRRP
13 10 (29.41%) ProxySG
14 7 (20.59%) CCSE
14 7 (20.59%) PKI
14 7 (20.59%) Reverse Proxy
14 7 (20.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (20.59%) Internet

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) TCP/IP
3 20 (58.82%) VPN
3 20 (58.82%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (44.12%) BGP
5 14 (41.18%) Network Security
5 14 (41.18%) VLAN
5 14 (41.18%) LAN
5 14 (41.18%) WAN
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (38.24%) HSRP
7 12 (35.29%) OSPF
8 11 (32.35%) VRRP
9 7 (20.59%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (20.59%) Internet
9 7 (20.59%) SSL
10 4 (11.76%) NGN
11 3 (8.82%) SNMP
12 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
13 1 (2.94%) NetScreen
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Security Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
3 15 (44.12%) Senior Security Engineer
4 11 (32.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (23.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (17.65%) Network Security Architect
7 6 (17.65%) Architect
7 6 (17.65%) Network Architect
7 6 (17.65%) Security Architect
8 5 (14.71%) Consultant
9 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
10 3 (8.82%) Network Consultant
11 2 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
12 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
12 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
12 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
12 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 1 (2.94%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 4 (11.76%) Validation
3 4 (11.76%) SIEM
4 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNP
3 7 (20.59%) CCSE
4 3 (8.82%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.94%) GPG13
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Snort
2 10 (29.41%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.94%) Squid
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) F5
3 26 (76.47%) CheckPoint
4 23 (67.65%) Juniper
4 23 (67.65%) Blue Coat
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) ArcSight
6 3 (8.82%) Prolexic
7 1 (2.94%) Websense
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk
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