The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense 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 Websense over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 232 244 246
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Websense 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.046% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.093% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £505 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.65 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +61.63%
Websense
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4331 4295 4963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.67% 49.17% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2256 2168 2136
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
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 268 259 294
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.78 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% -3.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Websense
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Websense across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Websense Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Websense
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 Websense within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Hampshire - 6 £320 -
Berkshire +9 2 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £290 -
Kent - - - - 3
Surrey - - - - 2
Websense
England

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) F5
6 5 (33.33%) IronPort
6 5 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) Information Security
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
8 3 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) VBScript
8 3 (20.00%) Avaya
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) SAN

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBScript
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 2 (13.33%) CCVP
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (6.67%) Snort
2 1 (6.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (6.67%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) IronPort
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Avaya
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia
6 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
7 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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