The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 395 412 406
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 16 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.008% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.018% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £438 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £438 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £438 £360
% change year-on-year
- +21.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10577 11119 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.80% 45.86% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 7078 7131
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 291 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +18 4 - - 2
Chiswick - - - -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Snort
3 12 (66.67%) F5
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) Blue Coat
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
4 11 (61.11%) Juniper
4 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) VLAN
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (44.44%) CCNP
6 8 (44.44%) OSPF
6 8 (44.44%) HSRP
7 7 (38.89%) VRRP
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
9 3 (16.67%) CCSE
9 3 (16.67%) SNMP
9 3 (16.67%) Prolexic
10 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
10 2 (11.11%) CCNA
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) Network Design

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
1 11 (61.11%) BGP
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (50.00%) VLAN
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) OSPF
3 8 (44.44%) HSRP
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) VRRP
5 3 (16.67%) SNMP
6 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 2 (11.11%) Network Design
1 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCSE
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.56%) Squid
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) RHEV
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) F5
4 11 (61.11%) Juniper
4 11 (61.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (16.67%) Prolexic
6 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.56%) Splunk
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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