The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 26 May 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 -
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Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
201 250 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.78% 39.43% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 158 82
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 14
Average hourly rate £13.70 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WatchGuard
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WatchGuard Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

WatchGuard
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £300 -
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Wales

WatchGuard
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL