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 11 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 398 403 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 10 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.057% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £525 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £327
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +19.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
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 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 1 - -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Juniper
2 26 (74.29%) F5
3 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 24 (68.57%) CISSP
4 24 (68.57%) Cisco
5 23 (65.71%) CheckPoint
6 19 (54.29%) Firewall
7 18 (51.43%) VPN
7 18 (51.43%) LAN
7 18 (51.43%) WAN
7 18 (51.43%) Blue Coat
7 18 (51.43%) Snort
8 17 (48.57%) CCSE
8 17 (48.57%) VRRP
8 17 (48.57%) NX-OS
8 17 (48.57%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (48.57%) Proventia
9 16 (45.71%) Spanning Tree
9 16 (45.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (45.71%) HSRP
9 16 (45.71%) OSPF
9 16 (45.71%) BGP
10 15 (42.86%) Finance
11 14 (40.00%) VLAN
12 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
12 13 (37.14%) Symantec
13 12 (34.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
14 11 (31.43%) Spanish Language
15 10 (28.57%) SIEM

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 18 (51.43%) LAN
3 18 (51.43%) VPN
3 18 (51.43%) WAN
4 17 (48.57%) Cisco IOS
4 17 (48.57%) NX-OS
4 17 (48.57%) VRRP
5 16 (45.71%) BGP
5 16 (45.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (45.71%) HSRP
5 16 (45.71%) OSPF
5 16 (45.71%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (40.00%) VLAN
7 9 (25.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (14.29%) Network Security
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.86%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Spanish Language
3 6 (17.14%) Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Security Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Consultant
3 9 (25.71%) Security Consultant
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Security Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) SOC Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Security Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Lead Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) CISSP Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
2 10 (28.57%) SIEM
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 5 (14.29%) Presales
5 4 (11.43%) Compliance Audit
5 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
6 3 (8.57%) Network Packet Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) CISSP
2 17 (48.57%) CCSE
3 8 (22.86%) CEH
3 8 (22.86%) GCIA
3 8 (22.86%) GCIH
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
1 12 (34.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (11.43%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Snort
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) Proventia
2 8 (22.86%) RSA enVision
2 8 (22.86%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Juniper
2 26 (74.29%) F5
3 24 (68.57%) Cisco
4 23 (65.71%) CheckPoint
5 18 (51.43%) Blue Coat
6 13 (37.14%) Symantec
7 8 (22.86%) Fortinet
7 8 (22.86%) NetWitness
7 8 (22.86%) Qualys
8 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
9 5 (14.29%) FireEye
9 5 (14.29%) Intel Security
10 3 (8.57%) Splunk
11 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
11 1 (2.86%) HP
11 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.86%) VMware
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