The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radware
Rank 553 561 583
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs citing Radware 27 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.016% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.033% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£383 £420 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £420 £260
% change year-on-year
-9.22% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24568 24017 27034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.11% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13640 13020 13682
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 1070 1195 1387
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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 23 July 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 8 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 23 July 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
England +2 24 £421 +0.29%
South East +3 16 £383 -8.92%
Berkshire - 11 £250 -
London - 5 £500 -
Reading - 3 - -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

Radware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) Cisco
3 20 (64.52%) Juniper
4 19 (61.29%) VPN
5 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (58.06%) Nokia
5 18 (58.06%) Redback
6 17 (54.84%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (54.84%) MPLS
6 17 (54.84%) IPsec
7 16 (51.61%) CCIE
7 16 (51.61%) Cisco PIX
8 15 (48.39%) Load Balancing
8 15 (48.39%) Network Management
8 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
8 15 (48.39%) BGP
9 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
9 14 (45.16%) SNMP
10 13 (41.94%) OSPF
10 13 (41.94%) FWSM
11 12 (38.71%) VoIP
12 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
12 10 (32.26%) Huawei
13 9 (29.03%) LTE
13 9 (29.03%) Network Architecture
13 9 (29.03%) UMTS
14 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (22.58%) Validation
15 7 (22.58%) McAfee
15 7 (22.58%) Ericsson

Radware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) VPN
3 17 (54.84%) MPLS
3 17 (54.84%) IPsec
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco PIX
5 15 (48.39%) BGP
6 14 (45.16%) SNMP
7 13 (41.94%) OSPF
7 13 (41.94%) FWSM
8 12 (38.71%) VoIP
9 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
10 9 (29.03%) UMTS
10 9 (29.03%) LTE
11 6 (19.35%) RSVP
11 6 (19.35%) VRRP
11 6 (19.35%) HSRP
12 4 (12.90%) SAN
13 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
13 2 (6.45%) DNS
General
1 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Design Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) IP Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Load Balancing
1 15 (48.39%) Network Management
2 9 (29.03%) Network Architecture
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (51.61%) CCIE
3 7 (22.58%) CCSP
4 6 (19.35%) CCDP
4 6 (19.35%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (16.13%) CISSP
6 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
7 1 (3.23%) CCNA
7 1 (3.23%) CCSA
7 1 (3.23%) CCSE
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (9.68%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.45%) Netcool
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) Juniper
3 18 (58.06%) Nokia
3 18 (58.06%) Redback
4 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
5 10 (32.26%) Huawei
6 7 (22.58%) McAfee
6 7 (22.58%) Ericsson
7 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
8 4 (12.90%) NetIQ
8 4 (12.90%) CA
8 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
9 3 (9.68%) F5
9 3 (9.68%) Avaya
10 2 (6.45%) Nortel
10 2 (6.45%) Mitel
10 2 (6.45%) Crossbeam
10 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 1 (3.23%) Microsoft