Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sophos
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Contract jobs citing Sophos 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 5.00% 22.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 58.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Abingdon median daily rate £231 - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £175 £300 -
% change year-on-year -41.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Abingdon median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Sophos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Abingdon.

All Vendors
Abingdon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 67.50% 37.78% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 4
Abingdon median daily rate £399 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.25% - +28.00%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.27% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Abingdon median hourly rate £19.25 £20.83 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.56% +34.35% -20.51%
10th Percentile £16.03 £18.11 £14.85
90th Percentile £22.28 £24.00 £16.15
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +3.13% +11.00%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft