Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon 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 13 December 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
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 -12
Contract jobs citing Sophos 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 2.17% - 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Basildon median daily rate £140 - -
Essex median daily rate £140 £197 -
% change year-on-year -28.93% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basildon median hourly rate - - -
Essex 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 Basildon.

All Vendors
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 21 74 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 45.65% 71.84% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 55 10
Basildon median daily rate £300 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -23.08% -11.05%
10th Percentile £161 £235 £279
90th Percentile £485 £500 £478
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Basildon median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £36.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -4.33% +11.71%
10th Percentile £21.85 £30.40 £23.50
90th Percentile £43.25 £45.95 £41.38
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £31.45 £22.75
% change year-on-year -47.54% +38.24% +31.88%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft