The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clearswift over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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 Clearswift Limited.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clearswift
UK
Rank 582 611 599
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 13 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.032% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Median daily rate £368 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £401 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
20350 21582 22699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.46% 43.26% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12452 12661 13331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 863 1010
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Clearswift as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Clearswift Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Clearswift
Daily Rate Trend

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

Clearswift Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Clearswift
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clearswift within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Clearswift Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Clearswift
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Clearswift Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Clearswift
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
England +17 10 £380 +4.82% 1
London +12 6 £380 -8.98% 1
South East +17 4 £350 -3.44%
Oxfordshire -4 3 £350 -3.44%
Witney - 3 £350 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London -6 1 £355 -14.97% 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £355 -
Belfast - 1 £355 -
County Antrim - 1 £355 -

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clearswift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Clearswift.

1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) Symantec
6 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
6 8 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (30.77%) MIMEsweeper
6 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (30.77%) Skype for Business
7 7 (26.92%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (26.92%) MS Office
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (26.92%) Email Management
7 7 (26.92%) Mimecast
8 6 (23.08%) PKI
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (19.23%) Intel Security
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) SSL
9 5 (19.23%) Avaya
9 5 (19.23%) VoIP

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 7 (26.92%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Mimecast
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) iTunes
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (19.23%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security
5 4 (15.38%) SMTP
6 3 (11.54%) DMARC
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) Junos
7 2 (7.69%) MRTG
7 2 (7.69%) SNMP
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.85%) HSRP
8 1 (3.85%) NAS
8 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) ICT Assistant
6 1 (3.85%) ICT Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Assistant
6 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 6 (23.08%) PKI
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) CMDB
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Email Management
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (15.38%) Change Control
4 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Email Filtering
4 4 (15.38%) Network Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Web Filtering
5 3 (11.54%) Application Rationalisation
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) DNA
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
7 1 (3.85%) Threat Management
7 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCA
3 1 (3.85%) CCAA
3 1 (3.85%) CCENT
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CISMP
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) MIMEsweeper
2 7 (26.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (15.38%) SmoothWall
4 3 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM
5 2 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
6 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
6 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.85%) PowerCLI
6 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 8 (30.77%) Symantec
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Avaya
6 5 (19.23%) Intel Security
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) F5
7 4 (15.38%) Juniper
8 3 (11.54%) EMC
8 3 (11.54%) HP
9 1 (3.85%) Apple
9 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.85%) Huawei
9 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds