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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Clearswift over the 3 months to 24 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 Clearswift Limited.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clearswift
Rank 550 567 546
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 44 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.060% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.13% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 9
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£325 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £425 £125
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +240.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50

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
25269 25137 22645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.52% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14362 14090 11990
Average daily rate £400 £392 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
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 1091 1071 1207
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 £11.02 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Clearswift within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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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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 +13 44 £325 -9.72% 5
North West +3 26 £325 +8.33% 2
Manchester +8 25 £325 +8.33% 2
London -4 8 £275 -23.61%
South East -8 8 £413 -8.33% 2
Hampshire -10 8 £413 -8.33%
Hook -3 5 £400 -10.21%
City of London +15 3 £275 -23.61%
East of England - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Witham - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift.

1 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 38 (61.29%) Cisco
3 36 (58.06%) SSL
4 34 (54.84%) CheckPoint
5 32 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
6 31 (50.00%) PKI
7 27 (43.55%) Kalman Filter
8 26 (41.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 26 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
9 25 (40.32%) CISSP
9 25 (40.32%) CISMP
9 25 (40.32%) Kaspersky
10 22 (35.48%) Citrix
11 21 (33.87%) CISM
12 20 (32.26%) Network Security
12 20 (32.26%) ITIL
13 19 (30.65%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (30.65%) Penetration Testing
13 19 (30.65%) SIEM
14 17 (27.42%) VMware
15 16 (25.81%) QA
15 16 (25.81%) Windows
16 15 (24.19%) CCENT
16 15 (24.19%) Migration
17 14 (22.58%) WAN
18 13 (20.97%) SMTP
18 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
18 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
18 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (14.52%) IBM Notes
4 8 (12.90%) IIS
4 8 (12.90%) Lync
4 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (11.29%) Apache
6 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.23%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 36 (58.06%) SSL
3 32 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (32.26%) Network Security
5 14 (22.58%) WAN
6 13 (20.97%) SMTP
7 12 (19.35%) X.400
7 12 (19.35%) X.500
8 8 (12.90%) VPN
9 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
10 4 (6.45%) FTP
11 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.23%) Internet
12 2 (3.23%) DNS
12 2 (3.23%) DHCP
13 1 (1.61%) ISDN
13 1 (1.61%) EIGRP
13 1 (1.61%) MGCP
13 1 (1.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (17.74%) Military
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Law
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) Security Analyst
3 18 (29.03%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Security Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Exchange Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.23%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Domino Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Ajax
2 3 (4.84%) JSON
3 2 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) PKI
2 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
3 6 (9.68%) Clustering
4 5 (8.06%) Life Science
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Linux
6 1 (1.61%) UNIX
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (41.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 20 (32.26%) ITIL
4 19 (30.65%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (30.65%) SIEM
5 15 (24.19%) Migration
6 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
7 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
8 10 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (14.52%) Boundary Protection
10 7 (11.29%) Information Security
11 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.61%) Project Management
12 1 (1.61%) Network Load Balancing
12 1 (1.61%) Data Management
12 1 (1.61%) Change Management
12 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.45%) VBScript
3 3 (4.84%) C
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) CISSP
1 25 (40.32%) CISMP
2 21 (33.87%) CISM
3 19 (30.65%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (24.19%) CCENT
5 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
6 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
7 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.84%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (25.81%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (4.84%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Cisco
2 34 (54.84%) CheckPoint
3 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 25 (40.32%) Kaspersky
5 22 (35.48%) Citrix
6 17 (27.42%) VMware
7 9 (14.52%) Lotus
8 6 (9.68%) Symantec
9 5 (8.06%) McAfee
9 5 (8.06%) MobileIron
10 3 (4.84%) Sophos
10 3 (4.84%) F5
10 3 (4.84%) Proofpoint
11 2 (3.23%) HP
12 1 (1.61%) Websense
12 1 (1.61%) Juniper
12 1 (1.61%) Mitel
12 1 (1.61%) RightFax
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