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 30 April 2016 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clearswift
Rank 653 586 584
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -2
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 5 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.081% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 24
Average daily rate £400 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
24677 25304 24663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.15% 45.31% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15153 14374 13866
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 1113 1062
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 9 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -71 3 £450 +38.46% 5
London -11 2 £450 +63.63%
Wales - 2 £350 -
Newport - 2 £350 -
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Ilford +3 1 - -
South East -28 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
5 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) SMTP
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) CSS

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (25.00%) Junos
2 3 (25.00%) MRTG
2 3 (25.00%) SMTP
2 3 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (8.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Avaya
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) arcserve
5 2 (16.67%) CA
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Lotus
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel
6 1 (8.33%) RightFax
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