The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank - 139 143
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.39% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.96% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £473 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sourcefire
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
1171 1357 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.81% 40.91% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 811 866
Median daily rate £364 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 87 76
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £48.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sourcefire
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Sourcefire Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South West region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Sourcefire
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper