The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Sophos PLC.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-43.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.62
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 307 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.48% 42.76% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 156 206
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
Median hourly rate £10.40 £16.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.78% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £10.14 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Sophos
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sophos Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Sophos
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sophos Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes