The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 97 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing Websense 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.56 £21.75
% change year-on-year
- +26.68%
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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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
699 625 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.39% 44.87% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 293 164
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +0.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.49 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Websense
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) Qualys
3 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat