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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clearswift
Rank 607 596 574
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 13 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.061% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
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
24887 24619 23745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.77% 45.05% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14650 13583 12848
Average daily rate £400 £375 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1070 1201
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 8 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 31 July 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 -29 9 £281 -33.82% 2
North West - 6 £213 -
Manchester - 6 £213 -
South Wales +3 4 £400 -5.88%
Wales -1 4 £400 -5.88%
Newport - 4 £400 -
East of England - 3 £363 -
Essex - 3 £363 -

Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (72.41%) Firewall
2 40 (68.97%) Cisco
3 31 (53.45%) CheckPoint
4 28 (48.28%) SSL
4 28 (48.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 28 (48.28%) PKI
4 28 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (48.28%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
5 26 (44.83%) Kaspersky
6 25 (43.10%) ITIL
7 24 (41.38%) CISMP
8 23 (39.66%) CISSP
9 22 (37.93%) CISM
9 22 (37.93%) VMware
10 20 (34.48%) Migration
10 20 (34.48%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (32.76%) Citrix
11 19 (32.76%) SIEM
12 17 (29.31%) Network Security
12 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
13 16 (27.59%) Windows
13 16 (27.59%) WAN
13 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
14 15 (25.86%) Security Patching
14 15 (25.86%) SMTP
14 15 (25.86%) CCENT
14 15 (25.86%) QA
15 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 6 (10.34%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Lync
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (72.41%) Firewall
2 28 (48.28%) SSL
2 28 (48.28%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (29.31%) Network Security
4 16 (27.59%) WAN
5 15 (25.86%) SMTP
6 8 (13.79%) X.400
6 8 (13.79%) X.500
7 4 (6.90%) SAN
8 2 (3.45%) Internet
8 2 (3.45%) DHCP
8 2 (3.45%) DNS
9 1 (1.72%) VLAN
9 1 (1.72%) ISDN
9 1 (1.72%) LAN
9 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) BGP
9 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.72%) MGCP
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (13.79%) Military
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Analyst
2 24 (41.38%) Security Analyst
3 19 (32.76%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Technical Security Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Implementation Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) PC Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Lotus Notes Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) PKI
2 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.62%) Clustering
5 3 (5.17%) Life Science
6 2 (3.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.72%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.72%) CESG
7 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 28 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
2 25 (43.10%) ITIL
3 20 (34.48%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (34.48%) Migration
4 19 (32.76%) SIEM
5 15 (25.86%) Security Patching
6 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
7 10 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Boundary Protection
10 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.72%) Change Management
11 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) CISMP
2 23 (39.66%) CISSP
3 22 (37.93%) CISM
4 20 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (25.86%) CCENT
6 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) MCSE
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (25.86%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.72%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco
2 31 (53.45%) CheckPoint
3 26 (44.83%) Kaspersky
4 22 (37.93%) VMware
5 19 (32.76%) Citrix
6 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.34%) Lotus
8 5 (8.62%) McAfee
9 4 (6.90%) HP
9 4 (6.90%) EMC
10 2 (3.45%) NetApp
10 2 (3.45%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.72%) Juniper
11 1 (1.72%) Dell
11 1 (1.72%) Symantec
11 1 (1.72%) Mitel
11 1 (1.72%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.72%) Veeam
11 1 (1.72%) RightFax
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