The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Imperva 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 Imperva over the 3 months to 5 August 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 Imperva, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Imperva
Rank 595 580 563
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs citing Imperva 29 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.025% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.056% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 22
Average daily rate
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£445 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £415 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -

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
25342 25064 24166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.83% 45.12% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14926 13828 13128
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1094 1194
Average hourly rate £18.40 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Imperva
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Imperva Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Imperva
Daily Rate Trend

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

Imperva Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Imperva
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Imperva within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Imperva Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Imperva
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Imperva Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Imperva
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Imperva within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 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 +1 20 £426 +6.42%
South East - 11 £400 -
Edinburgh - 8 £500 -
Scotland - 8 £500 -
Hampshire - 6 £400 -
London +10 4 £481 +28.33%
East of England +5 4 £500 +29.03%
Berkshire - 4 £400 -
Norwich - 3 £500 -
Norfolk - 3 £500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £415 -
City of London -3 1 £413 -
Wales -3 1 £480 -
Swansea - 1 £480 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £480 -

Imperva
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Imperva 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 Imperva.

1 40 (93.02%) Firewall
2 34 (79.07%) Cisco
3 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
4 28 (65.12%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (60.47%) Linux
6 20 (46.51%) F5
7 18 (41.86%) Blue Coat
8 17 (39.53%) Network Security
9 16 (37.21%) Nokia
10 15 (34.88%) Finance
11 14 (32.56%) McAfee
11 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
12 12 (27.91%) DNS
12 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (27.91%) Change Management
13 11 (25.58%) VMware
13 11 (25.58%) Fortinet
13 11 (25.58%) BGP
13 11 (25.58%) OSPF
13 11 (25.58%) Windows
13 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (23.26%) Infoblox
14 10 (23.26%) DMVPN
14 10 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 10 (23.26%) CCNP
14 10 (23.26%) DHCP
14 10 (23.26%) NetScreen
14 10 (23.26%) Citrix
14 10 (23.26%) Thin Client

Imperva
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Imperva 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 Imperva. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) Firewall
2 28 (65.12%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (39.53%) Network Security
4 12 (27.91%) DNS
5 11 (25.58%) OSPF
5 11 (25.58%) BGP
6 10 (23.26%) NetScreen
6 10 (23.26%) DHCP
6 10 (23.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (23.26%) BIG-IP
6 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (23.26%) DMVPN
6 10 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (23.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (16.28%) Wireless
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.98%) FWSM
10 2 (4.65%) Intranet
10 2 (4.65%) Internet
11 1 (2.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Security Specialist
2 10 (23.26%) Network Security Specialist
2 10 (23.26%) Network Specialist
3 9 (20.93%) Security Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Firewall Support
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) XSLT
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) EJB
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) jQuery
2 2 (4.65%) JPA
2 2 (4.65%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Thin Client
1 10 (23.26%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) DataPower
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
2 12 (27.91%) Change Management
3 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
4 7 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (16.28%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (13.95%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.95%) Line Management
5 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
5 6 (13.95%) Network Design
6 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security
7 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.65%) Service Management
8 2 (4.65%) ITSM
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Perl
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) CCNP
2 10 (23.26%) CCSE
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) CRISC
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.33%) CEH
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) RHCE
6 1 (2.33%) CISA
6 1 (2.33%) CISM
6 1 (2.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 20 (46.51%) F5
4 18 (41.86%) Blue Coat
5 16 (37.21%) Nokia
6 14 (32.56%) McAfee
7 11 (25.58%) VMware
7 11 (25.58%) Fortinet
8 10 (23.26%) Infoblox
8 10 (23.26%) NetScout
8 10 (23.26%) Citrix
9 6 (13.95%) Remedy
10 5 (11.63%) HP
11 4 (9.30%) Qualys
12 3 (6.98%) LogLogic
12 3 (6.98%) IBM
12 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
12 3 (6.98%) Tripwire
13 2 (4.65%) Symantec
13 2 (4.65%) Juniper