The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IronPort products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IronPort over the 3 months to 23 June 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 IronPort Systems.

IronPort
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 67 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing IronPort 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.70% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £370 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.36% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -12.94% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IronPort is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 364 333 287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 43.03% 39.04% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 227 203
Median daily rate £375 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +9.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% -39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.50 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £33.45 £53.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

IronPort
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing IronPort as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IronPort in Bristol

IronPort
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IronPort in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for IronPort in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IronPort 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 Bristol region with a requirement for IronPort.

1 7 (63.64%) VPN
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (63.64%) CA
1 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
1 7 (63.64%) MPLS
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Wireless
1 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco IPT
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) Network Management
1 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
1 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) FWSM
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Nokia
3 4 (36.36%) Intel
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007

IronPort
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco IPT
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
1 7 (63.64%) MPLS
1 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
1 7 (63.64%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) FWSM
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) PPP
4 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Network Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Messaging Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) CA
1 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
1 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds
2 5 (45.45%) Blue Coat
2 5 (45.45%) Nokia
3 4 (36.36%) Intel
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) RightFax
4 2 (18.18%) F5