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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Imperva
Rank 608 604 570
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Contract jobs citing Imperva 22 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.021% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.047% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 25
Average daily rate
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£465 £513 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.26% +32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £513 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +32.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

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
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £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 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 20 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 3 September 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 -8 13 £450 -12.19% 2
Edinburgh - 8 £500 -
Scotland - 8 £500 -
East of England +3 4 £500 -
South East - 4 £440 - 2
London -8 3 £550 +7.31%
Norwich - 3 £500 -
Norfolk - 3 £500 -
Berkshire - 2 £425 - 2
Pudsey -1 1 £288 -43.90%
West Yorkshire -23 1 £288 -43.90%
Yorkshire -26 1 £288 -43.90%
Basingstoke - 1 £440 -
Wales - 1 £480 -
Hampshire - 1 £440 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £480 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 £480 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Imperva
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) Cisco
3 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
6 16 (45.71%) Nokia
7 15 (42.86%) Finance
8 14 (40.00%) McAfee
9 12 (34.29%) Change Management
10 11 (31.43%) Fortinet
10 11 (31.43%) Windows
10 11 (31.43%) F5
11 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (28.57%) NetScout
12 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
13 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
13 8 (22.86%) Network Security
14 7 (20.00%) Wireless
14 7 (20.00%) Perl
14 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security
15 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
15 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
15 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
15 6 (17.14%) Remedy
15 6 (17.14%) Network Design
16 5 (14.29%) SLA
16 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management

Imperva
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (8.57%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (22.86%) Network Security
5 7 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 3 (8.57%) FWSM
8 2 (5.71%) Intranet
8 2 (5.71%) Internet
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) BGP
9 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.86%) VRRP
9 1 (2.86%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) Frame Relay
9 1 (2.86%) SAN
9 1 (2.86%) DMZ
9 1 (2.86%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Maven
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Security Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Firewall Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) XSLT
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) EJB
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.71%) Ajax
2 2 (5.71%) Java EE
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) JPA
2 2 (5.71%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (5.71%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Change Management
2 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security
3 6 (17.14%) Network Design
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Information Security
5 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) API Development
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
4 1 (2.86%) RHCE
4 1 (2.86%) CISA
4 1 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) GSEC
4 1 (2.86%) CCSE
4 1 (2.86%) CEH
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CRISC
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (45.71%) Nokia
4 14 (40.00%) McAfee
5 11 (31.43%) Fortinet
5 11 (31.43%) F5
6 10 (28.57%) NetScout
7 9 (25.71%) Blue Coat
8 6 (17.14%) Remedy
9 4 (11.43%) Qualys
10 3 (8.57%) LogLogic
10 3 (8.57%) Tripwire
10 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.57%) IBM
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.71%) Symantec
11 2 (5.71%) VMware
11 2 (5.71%) Juniper
11 2 (5.71%) Rapid7
12 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark