The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort 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 IronPort over the 3 months to 6 May 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 IronPort Systems.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IronPort
Rank 590 547 534
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -13
Contract jobs citing IronPort 22 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.087% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.087% 0.19% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 8
Average daily rate
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£368 £310 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% -12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £550 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -14.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £31.24 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.24 -

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
25227 24253 21926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.19% 45.10% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14386 13725 11583
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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 1126 1045 1183
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 £11.08 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IronPort
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IronPort within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

IronPort Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IronPort
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IronPort Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IronPort
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IronPort within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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 -45 17 £380 +15.15% 8
South East -15 6 £400 +18.51% 3
North West -31 3 £575 +118.83% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 £575 - 1
South West +11 2 £360 -3.35%
East of England +6 2 £375 -25.00% 1
Bristol +2 2 £360 +9.09%
Milton Keynes -3 2 £375 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £375 +11.11% 1
Hampshire - 2 £416 -
Surrey - 2 £390 -
Cobham - 2 £390 -
London -15 1 - - 3
Bedford - 1 £375 - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £420 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

IronPort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) Firewall
3 18 (43.90%) Blue Coat
3 18 (43.90%) HP
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
5 14 (34.15%) BGP
5 14 (34.15%) Nokia
5 14 (34.15%) OSPF
6 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 13 (31.71%) Wireless
7 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
7 12 (29.27%) Network Management
8 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (26.83%) Network Security
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
10 9 (21.95%) SolarWinds
11 8 (19.51%) FWSM
11 8 (19.51%) Unified Communications
11 8 (19.51%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (19.51%) IBM
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) VPN
11 8 (19.51%) MPLS
11 8 (19.51%) Juniper
11 8 (19.51%) CA
11 8 (19.51%) CiscoWorks
11 8 (19.51%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (19.51%) Degree

IronPort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Lync
4 2 (4.88%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Firewall
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (34.15%) OSPF
3 14 (34.15%) BGP
4 13 (31.71%) Wireless
5 11 (26.83%) Network Security
5 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (19.51%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (19.51%) Cisco IPT
6 8 (19.51%) Unified Communications
6 8 (19.51%) FWSM
6 8 (19.51%) IP Telephony
6 8 (19.51%) MPLS
6 8 (19.51%) VPN
7 7 (17.07%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (14.63%) VLAN
8 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
8 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
8 6 (14.63%) NetScreen
8 6 (14.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Network Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Security Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Network Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Network Design Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Design Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Messaging Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Messaging Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
1 12 (29.27%) Network Management
2 7 (17.07%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Process Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Security Management
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) CCSA
3 6 (14.63%) CCSE
3 6 (14.63%) CCIE
4 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) CCDP
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 2 (4.88%) CISM
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) CCDA
6 1 (2.44%) CISMP
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) XenApp
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
3 4 (9.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (7.32%) AirWatch
5 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.44%) Nmap
6 1 (2.44%) SCOM
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) HP
2 18 (43.90%) Blue Coat
3 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
4 14 (34.15%) Nokia
5 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 9 (21.95%) SolarWinds
7 8 (19.51%) Juniper
7 8 (19.51%) CA
7 8 (19.51%) IBM
7 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.07%) Symantec
8 7 (17.07%) VMware
9 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
9 6 (14.63%) Tufin
10 4 (9.76%) F5
10 4 (9.76%) Qualys
10 4 (9.76%) Sourcefire
10 4 (9.76%) Dell
11 3 (7.32%) RightFax
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