The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SonicWALL over the 3 months to 9 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SonicWALL
Rank 139 140 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.072% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.68% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £180 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.00
SonicWALL
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1176 1325 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.09% 41.46% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 849 843
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £497 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 62 127
Median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £46.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SonicWALL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SonicWALL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SonicWALL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SonicWALL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SonicWALL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Dorset +1 2 £450 +150.00%
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SonicWALL 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 South West region with a requirement for SonicWALL.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
3 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) FabricPath
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (33.33%) VPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) FabricPath
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) VPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) ZyXEL