The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Websense 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 Websense over the 3 months to 23 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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 358 376 391
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Contract jobs citing Websense 44 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £381 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% +38.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.63% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10367 11115 11883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.64% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7068 7155
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
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 218 290 328
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Websense
England

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in London

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in London

Websense
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Websense across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Websense Daily Rate Histogram in London

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in London

Websense
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 Websense within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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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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 +26 7 £400 +10.34% 1
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Websense
England

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Websense 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 Websense.

1 45 (57.69%) Firewall
2 43 (55.13%) Windows
3 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
3 40 (51.28%) VMware
4 39 (50.00%) Cisco
5 36 (46.15%) DNS
6 34 (43.59%) vSphere
7 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
8 25 (32.05%) HP
8 25 (32.05%) F5
8 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (32.05%) PowerShell
8 25 (32.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (28.21%) DHCP
10 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
11 20 (25.64%) Blackberry
12 19 (24.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (24.36%) Finance
12 19 (24.36%) Linux
12 19 (24.36%) CheckPoint
13 17 (21.79%) VB
14 16 (20.51%) VPN
14 16 (20.51%) Symantec
14 16 (20.51%) Blue Coat
14 16 (20.51%) vCloud
15 15 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
15 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (17.95%) EMC
16 14 (17.95%) IBM
16 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Websense 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 Websense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.85%) Lync
5 2 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.56%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (57.69%) Firewall
2 36 (46.15%) DNS
3 22 (28.21%) DHCP
4 16 (20.51%) VPN
5 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
5 14 (17.95%) Network Security
6 13 (16.67%) FCoE
6 13 (16.67%) SNMP
7 11 (14.10%) iSCSI
8 10 (12.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 10 (12.82%) VLAN
8 10 (12.82%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (12.82%) Multicast
8 10 (12.82%) SMTP
8 10 (12.82%) SSL
9 8 (10.26%) SAN
9 8 (10.26%) Wireless
10 6 (7.69%) Internet
11 3 (3.85%) NAS
11 3 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.13%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Consultant
3 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Administrator
4 8 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.26%) Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Project Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Wintel Administrator
5 7 (8.97%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.69%) Messaging Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Blackberry
2 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.82%) Client/Server
4 9 (11.54%) Hedge funds
5 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.85%) Clustering
7 2 (2.56%) Replication
8 1 (1.28%) NHS
8 1 (1.28%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (24.36%) Linux
4 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.26%) UNIX
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (16.67%) ITIL
3 12 (15.38%) SIEM
4 11 (14.10%) Service Management
5 10 (12.82%) ITSM
5 10 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (12.82%) DevOps
6 7 (8.97%) Security Architecture
6 7 (8.97%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (8.97%) Server Monitoring
6 7 (8.97%) Business Continuity
6 7 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (8.97%) BCP
7 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.69%) Change Management
8 5 (6.41%) Change Control
9 4 (5.13%) Project Management
9 4 (5.13%) Information Security
10 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) PowerShell
2 17 (21.79%) VB
3 10 (12.82%) VBA
4 5 (6.41%) SQL
5 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.38%) CCNP
3 11 (14.10%) CISSP
3 11 (14.10%) CCSE
4 10 (12.82%) MCSE
4 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.13%) CCNA
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) CCDP
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CISA
7 1 (1.28%) CISM
7 1 (1.28%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 34 (43.59%) vSphere
3 25 (32.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (20.51%) vCloud
5 10 (12.82%) NFS
5 10 (12.82%) ISA Server
6 9 (11.54%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.56%) UAG
9 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.28%) Snort
9 1 (1.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (14.10%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (11.54%) MAILsweeper
4 6 (7.69%) SCOM
5 4 (5.13%) SCCM
6 3 (3.85%) MOM
6 3 (3.85%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.28%) WSUS
7 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.28%) Legato
Vendors
1 40 (51.28%) VMware
2 39 (50.00%) Cisco
3 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.05%) HP
4 25 (32.05%) F5
5 19 (24.36%) CheckPoint
6 16 (20.51%) Blue Coat
6 16 (20.51%) Symantec
7 14 (17.95%) EMC
7 14 (17.95%) IBM
8 13 (16.67%) Juniper
9 9 (11.54%) Clearswift
9 9 (11.54%) Open Text
9 9 (11.54%) RightFax
10 8 (10.26%) Citrix
11 7 (8.97%) Ruckus Wireless
12 6 (7.69%) Sophos
12 6 (7.69%) Remedy
13 5 (6.41%) McAfee
14 3 (3.85%) Altiris
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