The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetIQ 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 NetIQ over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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 the NetIQ Corporation.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetIQ
Rank 617 604 574
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Contract jobs citing NetIQ 9 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.034% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Average daily rate £500 £344 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -11.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £337 £387
% change year-on-year
+48.48% -12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £39.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
-68.35% -

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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

NetIQ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetIQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetIQ
Daily Rate Trend

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

NetIQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetIQ
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetIQ within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NetIQ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NetIQ
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NetIQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetIQ
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetIQ within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 7 £500 +45.45% 1
South East +20 6 £500 +82.82%
Basingstoke - 5 £500 -
Hampshire - 5 £500 -
East of England +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -

NetIQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetIQ 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 NetIQ.

1 9 (45.00%) HP
1 9 (45.00%) Splunk
1 9 (45.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Tripwire
3 7 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (30.00%) Q1 Labs
4 6 (30.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) Novell
4 6 (30.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) Migration

NetIQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetIQ 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 NetIQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) IntruShield
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) SNMP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) SIEM Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SOC Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Monitoring Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SOC Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
2 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCDP
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Snort
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) NDS
2 1 (5.00%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) QRadar
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (10.00%) EnCase
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (5.00%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (45.00%) HP
1 9 (45.00%) Splunk
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Tripwire
4 6 (30.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (30.00%) Novell
4 6 (30.00%) Q1 Labs
4 6 (30.00%) Symantec
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) PlateSpin
6 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Brocade
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Rapid7
7 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire