The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LogLogic 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 LogLogic over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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 LogLogic, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LogLogic
Rank 594 547 567
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +20
Contract jobs citing LogLogic 7 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.058% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.13% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £563 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £425 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £625 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-52.38% -
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
25367 23941 25022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.57% 46.20% 47.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14960 13609 12893
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1244 1183 1385
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 £11.00 £10.67 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

LogLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LogLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LogLogic
Daily Rate Trend

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

LogLogic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LogLogic
Hourly Rate Trend

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

LogLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LogLogic
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LogLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
London -20 2 £345 -42.50%
England -64 2 £345 -38.66%
Cheltenham - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

LogLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing LogLogic 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 LogLogic.

1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) OPNET
2 6 (75.00%) GIAC
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (75.00%) CEH
2 6 (75.00%) Snort
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) GCIH
2 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SSCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Sun
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) FTP
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) GPEN

LogLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing LogLogic 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 LogLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) FTP
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (25.00%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) GIAC
2 6 (75.00%) CEH
2 6 (75.00%) GCIH
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SSCP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) GPEN
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Sun
1 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (25.00%) Tufin
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg