The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AlgoSec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AlgoSec over the 3 months to 27 April 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 AlgoSec.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AlgoSec
Rank 592 596 540
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -56
Contract jobs citing AlgoSec 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.012% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£500 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

AlgoSec
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AlgoSec within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AlgoSec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AlgoSec
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AlgoSec within the UK.

AlgoSec Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AlgoSec
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AlgoSec within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

AlgoSec Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AlgoSec
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AlgoSec within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England +1 5 £500 +66.66% 1
East of England - 3 £650 -
Norwich - 3 £650 -
Norfolk - 3 £650 -
City of London - 2 £475 - 1
London - 2 £475 - 1

AlgoSec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AlgoSec 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 AlgoSec.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (77.27%) Tufin
5 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (68.18%) PCI DSS
5 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
5 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
5 15 (68.18%) SecurID
5 15 (68.18%) eTOM
5 15 (68.18%) Fortinet
5 15 (68.18%) Degree
5 15 (68.18%) Network Security
5 15 (68.18%) IPsec
5 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
5 15 (68.18%) CCNP
5 15 (68.18%) RIP
5 15 (68.18%) VPN
5 15 (68.18%) SSL
5 15 (68.18%) ITIL
5 15 (68.18%) Internet
5 15 (68.18%) CISSP
5 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (68.18%) OSPF
5 15 (68.18%) F5
6 11 (50.00%) Wireless
6 11 (50.00%) Validation
6 11 (50.00%) CA
6 11 (50.00%) LAN

AlgoSec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing AlgoSec 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 AlgoSec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) OSPF
2 15 (68.18%) IPsec
2 15 (68.18%) Network Security
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (68.18%) RIP
2 15 (68.18%) VPN
2 15 (68.18%) SSL
2 15 (68.18%) Internet
3 11 (50.00%) LAN
3 11 (50.00%) WLAN
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 11 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) EDMS
General
1 15 (68.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Security Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Design Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) IP Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Design Specialist
5 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
5 4 (18.18%) Network Specialist
5 4 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Data Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) SecurID
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
1 15 (68.18%) eTOM
2 11 (50.00%) Validation
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (45.45%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CCNP
1 15 (68.18%) CISSP
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
1 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (77.27%) Tufin
5 15 (68.18%) F5
5 15 (68.18%) Fortinet
6 11 (50.00%) CA
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) Symantec
7 3 (13.64%) Sophos
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) Splunk
7 3 (13.64%) Lumension
7 3 (13.64%) Cyber-Ark
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