The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 29 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £144 £325
% change year-on-year
+99.65% -55.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 48.00% 58.33% 62.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 10
Average daily rate £231 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.18% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £143 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £449 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) KVM

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing WatchGuard 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 WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Services Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat