The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Proofpoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Proofpoint over the 3 months to 28 May 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 Proofpoint, Inc.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Proofpoint
Rank 641 - 588
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Proofpoint 15 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% - 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
24339 24738 23537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15014 14307 13348
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 1137 1051
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Proofpoint
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Proofpoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Proofpoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Proofpoint
Daily Rate Trend

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

Proofpoint Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Proofpoint
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Proofpoint within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Proofpoint Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Proofpoint
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Proofpoint Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Proofpoint
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Proofpoint within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 15 £375 - 7
Birmingham - 9 £444 -
West Midlands - 9 £444 -
East of England - 9 £325 - 5
Luton - 6 £325 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £325 -
Essex - 3 £350 - 5
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Proofpoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Proofpoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Proofpoint.

1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Logistics
3 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (23.53%) SSL
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) IMAP
4 4 (23.53%) PKI
5 3 (17.65%) Sendmail
5 3 (17.65%) Office 365
5 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec

Proofpoint
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 4 (23.53%) IMAP
3 4 (23.53%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) S/MIME
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) Skype
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) IT Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) IT Risk Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Management Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Security Management Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Security Technical Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support
3 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 4 (23.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Logistics
1 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) LogRhythm
3 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
Essex
Harris Global
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago