The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Becrypt 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 Becrypt over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Becrypt Limited.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Becrypt
Rank 571 554 571
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing Becrypt 9 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.067% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Average daily rate
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£285 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £370 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £342
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - £14.50
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23993 23758 26687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.54% 47.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13413 12775 13419
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1060 1245 1358
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%

Becrypt
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Becrypt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Daily Rate Trend

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

Becrypt Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Becrypt within the UK.

Becrypt Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Becrypt within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 9 £285 -16.17% 1
North West -1 5 - -
Warrington - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 - -
London - 1 £245 - 1

Becrypt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Becrypt 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 Becrypt.

1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Citrix
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) VMware
5 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 14 (40.00%) Symantec
7 13 (37.14%) McAfee
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
9 11 (31.43%) Sophos
10 10 (28.57%) CA
10 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 10 (28.57%) SCCM
11 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.71%) Veeam
11 9 (25.71%) Adobe
11 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (25.71%) VBScript
11 9 (25.71%) MS Office
11 9 (25.71%) SAP
11 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
12 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
12 8 (22.86%) Validation
12 8 (22.86%) Migration
13 7 (20.00%) Windows XP

Becrypt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Becrypt 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 Becrypt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) 3G
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) Broadband
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Server Support
5 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.43%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
5 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.71%) NetWare
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Validation
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) SIEM
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) VBScript
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CCA
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.86%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Citrix
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Symantec
5 13 (37.14%) McAfee
6 11 (31.43%) Sophos
7 10 (28.57%) CA
7 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 9 (25.71%) Adobe
8 9 (25.71%) SAP
8 9 (25.71%) Veeam
9 6 (17.14%) AppSense
10 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco
11 3 (8.57%) HP
12 2 (5.71%) Novell
12 2 (5.71%) Lotus
12 2 (5.71%) Oracle
13 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.86%) Fortinet