The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 139 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Contract jobs citing Websense 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £24.65 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +61.63%
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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
1308 921 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.42% 41.12% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 552 670
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £491 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 104
Average hourly rate £20.03 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Websense
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Websense Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Websense
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Websense Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Websense
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) GPG13
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) F5
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