The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Radware 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 Radware over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Radware Limited.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radware
Rank 568 569 592
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing Radware 27 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.036% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.12 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 - -

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
26028 25021 26921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.18% 46.94% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14561 13847 13670
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1116 1369
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Radware
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Radware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Radware
Daily Rate Trend

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

Radware Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Radware
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Radware within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Radware Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Radware
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Radware Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Radware
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Radware within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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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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 -11 24 £360 -4.00%
South East +10 17 £305 -27.38%
Berkshire - 13 £250 -
London - 5 £500 -
Reading - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £500 -

Radware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Radware 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 Radware.

1 35 (89.74%) Firewall
2 33 (84.62%) Cisco
3 26 (66.67%) Juniper
4 24 (61.54%) VPN
5 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (58.97%) Nokia
5 23 (58.97%) Redback
6 22 (56.41%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (56.41%) IPsec
7 21 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (51.28%) Network Management
8 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
8 20 (51.28%) MPLS
8 20 (51.28%) CCIE
9 19 (48.72%) Load Balancing
10 18 (46.15%) SNMP
10 18 (46.15%) OSPF
10 18 (46.15%) BGP
11 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
11 17 (43.59%) VoIP
11 17 (43.59%) FWSM
12 12 (30.77%) Huawei
12 12 (30.77%) Ethernet
13 11 (28.21%) UMTS
13 11 (28.21%) Network Architecture
13 11 (28.21%) LTE
14 10 (25.64%) Risk Assessment
15 9 (23.08%) Ericsson
15 9 (23.08%) CCSP
16 8 (20.51%) RSVP

Radware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Radware 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 Radware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 35 (89.74%) Firewall
2 24 (61.54%) VPN
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (56.41%) IPsec
4 21 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
5 20 (51.28%) MPLS
6 18 (46.15%) SNMP
6 18 (46.15%) OSPF
6 18 (46.15%) BGP
7 17 (43.59%) VoIP
7 17 (43.59%) FWSM
8 12 (30.77%) Ethernet
9 11 (28.21%) UMTS
9 11 (28.21%) LTE
10 8 (20.51%) RSVP
10 8 (20.51%) VRRP
10 8 (20.51%) HSRP
11 4 (10.26%) SAN
12 3 (7.69%) TACACS
12 3 (7.69%) Nortel Alteon
General
1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) IP Engineer
1 12 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Network Management
2 19 (48.72%) Load Balancing
3 11 (28.21%) Network Architecture
4 10 (25.64%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (20.51%) Validation
6 5 (12.82%) Network Design
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Change Control
9 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Fault Management
9 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (5.13%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Change Management
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (2.56%) ITIL
10 1 (2.56%) Service Management
10 1 (2.56%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCIE
3 9 (23.08%) CCSP
4 7 (17.95%) CCDP
4 7 (17.95%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (15.38%) CISSP
6 3 (7.69%) CCNP
6 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) CCSE
7 2 (5.13%) CCSA
7 2 (5.13%) CCNA
8 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 3 (7.69%) Netcool
3 2 (5.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 26 (66.67%) Juniper
3 23 (58.97%) Nokia
3 23 (58.97%) Redback
4 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.77%) Huawei
6 9 (23.08%) Ericsson
7 7 (17.95%) McAfee
8 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat
9 4 (10.26%) F5
9 4 (10.26%) Riverbed
9 4 (10.26%) NetIQ
9 4 (10.26%) Avaya
9 4 (10.26%) CA
9 4 (10.26%) Nortel
10 3 (7.69%) HP
10 3 (7.69%) Crossbeam
11 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
11 2 (5.13%) Mitel
12 1 (2.56%) Microsoft