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 17 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 Imperva, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Imperva
Rank 571 580 556
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing Imperva 22 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.087% 0.074% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate
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£401 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £575
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -30.43%
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
25415 25693 22778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 45.58% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14468 14335 12108
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 1087 1211
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 15 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 17 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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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 -1 22 £401 +0.12%
Yorkshire -18 11 £401 -
York -2 8 £401 -
North Yorkshire -10 8 £401 -
South East - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
East of England +17 1 £425 +6.25%
North West - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -

Imperva
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (83.87%) Firewall
2 44 (70.97%) F5
3 42 (67.74%) Network Security
3 42 (67.74%) Linux
4 40 (64.52%) E-Commerce
4 40 (64.52%) VMware
5 39 (62.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (61.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 37 (59.68%) CheckPoint
8 36 (58.06%) Cisco
8 36 (58.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 36 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (56.45%) Cisco IOS
9 35 (56.45%) Blue Coat
9 35 (56.45%) CCSE
9 35 (56.45%) BIG-IP
9 35 (56.45%) DMVPN
9 35 (56.45%) Infoblox
9 35 (56.45%) DHCP
9 35 (56.45%) DNS
9 35 (56.45%) CCNP
9 35 (56.45%) Citrix
9 35 (56.45%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (56.45%) NetScreen
9 35 (56.45%) OSPF
9 35 (56.45%) BGP
10 34 (54.84%) Thin Client
10 34 (54.84%) Fat Client
11 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (33.87%) HP

Imperva
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) Apache
1 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 52 (83.87%) Firewall
2 42 (67.74%) Network Security
3 38 (61.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 36 (58.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 36 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (56.45%) DMVPN
5 35 (56.45%) BIG-IP
5 35 (56.45%) Cisco IOS
5 35 (56.45%) OSPF
5 35 (56.45%) BGP
5 35 (56.45%) NetScreen
5 35 (56.45%) DHCP
5 35 (56.45%) DNS
6 7 (11.29%) SSL
7 1 (1.61%) HTTP
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless
7 1 (1.61%) IPsec
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Security Specialist
2 34 (54.84%) Network Specialist
2 34 (54.84%) Network Security Specialist
3 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall Support
5 3 (4.84%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.84%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) Web Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Application Security Specialist
7 1 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Regular Expression
2 4 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (54.84%) Thin Client
1 34 (54.84%) Fat Client
2 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) DataPower
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) E-Commerce
2 20 (32.26%) Load Balancing
3 14 (22.58%) Line Management
3 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.29%) Information Security
5 5 (8.06%) Time Management
5 5 (8.06%) Database Security
5 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 1 (1.61%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.61%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.61%) Project Management
6 1 (1.61%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) C
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) VB
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (56.45%) CCNP
1 35 (56.45%) Cisco Certification
1 35 (56.45%) CCSE
2 5 (8.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.45%) HIPAA
2 4 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 39 (62.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) F5
2 40 (64.52%) VMware
3 37 (59.68%) CheckPoint
4 36 (58.06%) Cisco
5 35 (56.45%) Citrix
5 35 (56.45%) Blue Coat
5 35 (56.45%) Infoblox
6 21 (33.87%) HP
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 5 (8.06%) Tripwire
8 5 (8.06%) Qualys
9 4 (6.45%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) Juniper
10 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.61%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.61%) Lumension
11 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm