The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 8 December 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 113 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sourcefire
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
963 1163 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.86% 40.57% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 597 561
Median daily rate £345 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Sourcefire
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 6 £425 -
Edinburgh +20 2 - -
Sourcefire
UK

Sourcefire
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) RSA Security Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) NetWitness
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) OpenVMS
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) zOS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) RACF
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Tandem
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) iSeries
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) FireEye
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) TACACS
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Security Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Information Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iSeries
1 2 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) NetWitness
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) FireEye
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft