The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Crossbeam products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crossbeam over the 3 months to 29 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 South East 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 Crossbeam Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Crossbeam
Rank 244 - 248
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Crossbeam 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4377 4196 4802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.59% 49.33% 48.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2076 2074
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 318 336
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Crossbeam
England

Crossbeam
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Crossbeam Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Crossbeam
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Crossbeam Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Crossbeam
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Crossbeam Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Crossbeam
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crossbeam within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire - 1 - -
Crossbeam
England

Crossbeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Crossbeam 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 Crossbeam.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel Alteon
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

Crossbeam
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Crossbeam 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 Crossbeam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel Alteon
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCSA
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Radware