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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 3 December 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 422 405 408
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 14 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.084% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 6
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £488
% change year-on-year
- -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sourcefire
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
9202 9111 10592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.09% 40.31% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6113 6037 7235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 161 263
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uxbridge - 2 £475 -
West Drayton - 1 £420 -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 14 (58.33%) Network Security
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (41.67%) F5
6 10 (41.67%) Juniper
6 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
7 9 (37.50%) SSL
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (37.50%) IPsec
7 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (33.33%) Splunk
8 8 (33.33%) OSPF
8 8 (33.33%) BGP
8 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
8 8 (33.33%) FireEye
8 8 (33.33%) Security Operations
8 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) DNS
9 7 (29.17%) WAN
9 7 (29.17%) DHCP
9 7 (29.17%) SIEM
9 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
9 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
10 6 (25.00%) Fortinet
10 6 (25.00%) WLAN

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (58.33%) Network Security
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) VPN
4 9 (37.50%) IPsec
4 9 (37.50%) SSL
5 8 (33.33%) BGP
5 8 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 8 (33.33%) OSPF
6 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 7 (29.17%) DNS
6 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 6 (25.00%) WLAN
8 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (20.83%) HTTP
8 5 (20.83%) IGRP
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (20.83%) SSH
8 5 (20.83%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Security Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Security Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
4 7 (29.17%) SIEM
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Line Management
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (20.83%) Threat Management
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
10 1 (4.17%) Network Management
10 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) CCNP
5 5 (20.83%) CCIE
6 4 (16.67%) CISSP
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) GSEC
7 3 (12.50%) CCNA
7 3 (12.50%) CISM
8 1 (4.17%) CCDP
8 1 (4.17%) CFCE
8 1 (4.17%) EnCE
8 1 (4.17%) GCFA
8 1 (4.17%) GCFE
8 1 (4.17%) GCIA
8 1 (4.17%) GIAC
8 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (4.17%) PMP
8 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) COBIT
1 3 (12.50%) ISO27002
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.33%) Snort
3 1 (4.17%) Cygwin
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.17%) EnCase
1 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
1 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.17%) QRadar
1 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (41.67%) F5
3 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) FireEye
4 8 (33.33%) Splunk
5 6 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) ScanSafe
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki
8 1 (4.17%) NetWitness
8 1 (4.17%) Ruckus Wireless