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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radware
Rank 584 568 549
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Contract jobs citing Radware 8 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.008% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £525 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - £475
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
24605 23641 23338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 46.18% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14694 13385 12165
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +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 £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1147 1102 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 10 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 24 December 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 -25 5 £315 -40.00% 1
South East - 5 £315 - 1
Wales - 3 - -
West Wales - 3 - -
Swansea - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
London - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -

Radware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 29 (87.88%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 20 (60.61%) Juniper
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco PIX
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (60.61%) Network Management
5 17 (51.52%) VPN
6 16 (48.48%) Nokia
6 16 (48.48%) CCSP
6 16 (48.48%) Redback
7 15 (45.45%) IPsec
8 14 (42.42%) OSPF
8 14 (42.42%) CCIE
9 13 (39.39%) SNMP
9 13 (39.39%) VoIP
9 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
9 13 (39.39%) FWSM
10 12 (36.36%) MPLS
11 11 (33.33%) BGP
11 11 (33.33%) Nortel
12 10 (30.30%) CCNP
12 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
12 10 (30.30%) F5
12 10 (30.30%) CCSE
13 8 (24.24%) Nortel Alteon
13 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (24.24%) HP
14 7 (21.21%) CCNA

Radware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco PIX
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (51.52%) VPN
4 15 (45.45%) IPsec
5 14 (42.42%) OSPF
6 13 (39.39%) VoIP
6 13 (39.39%) SNMP
6 13 (39.39%) FWSM
7 12 (36.36%) MPLS
8 11 (33.33%) BGP
9 8 (24.24%) Nortel Alteon
10 7 (21.21%) Network Security
10 7 (21.21%) BIG-IP
10 7 (21.21%) TACACS
10 7 (21.21%) LTE
10 7 (21.21%) tcpdump
10 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
10 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
10 7 (21.21%) SMS
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Design Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Security Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) IP Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Network Support
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Network Management
2 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
3 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (21.21%) Fault Management
4 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
5 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 5 (15.15%) Release Management
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCSP
3 14 (42.42%) CCIE
4 10 (30.30%) CCNP
4 10 (30.30%) CCSE
5 7 (21.21%) CCNA
5 7 (21.21%) CCSA
6 6 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (18.18%) CCDP
6 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) CISSP
8 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) OpenView
1 7 (21.21%) Netcool
2 4 (12.12%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 20 (60.61%) Juniper
4 16 (48.48%) Redback
4 16 (48.48%) Nokia
5 11 (33.33%) Nortel
6 10 (30.30%) F5
7 8 (24.24%) HP
8 7 (21.21%) Huawei
8 7 (21.21%) Crossbeam
9 5 (15.15%) Avaya
10 4 (12.12%) NetIQ
10 4 (12.12%) McAfee
10 4 (12.12%) CA
10 4 (12.12%) Ericsson
10 4 (12.12%) Riverbed
11 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
11 1 (3.03%) Mitel