The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 142 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Sophos 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.071% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £255 £341
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -25.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
- +13.31%
Sophos
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1095 1228 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.71% 43.30% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 775 655
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 70
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.72 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +32.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.24 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sophos
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sophos Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sophos
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sophos Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sophos
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 3 £438 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 5 (100.00%) Altiris
1 5 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Author
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Author
2 4 (80.00%) Documentation Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Altiris
1 5 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 5 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds