The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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 Sophos PLC.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 1.05% -
As % of the Vendors category - 2.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 306 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.63% 45.74% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 220 175
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Median hourly rate £38.50 £14.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.17% -37.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.25 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Sophos
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sophos across the Wiltshire region.

Sophos Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Sophos
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sophos across the Wiltshire region.

Sophos Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware