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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WatchGuard over the 6 months to 13 August 2022 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

WatchGuard
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 76 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - -
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 1 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £144 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £163 - -
75th Percentile £181 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £163 - £200

WatchGuard 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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 284 186 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.36% 29.71% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 89 95
10th Percentile £188 £143 £214
25th Percentile £313 £180 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £338 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -25.00% -
75th Percentile £538 £498 £551
90th Percentile £675 £555 £623
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.90% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 41 9
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.47
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -6.90% -17.14%
75th Percentile £20.56 £14.50 £47.50
90th Percentile £34.05 £20.00 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +32.07% -28.57% +29.59%

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in Cambridgeshire

WatchGuard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WatchGuard in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for WatchGuard in Cambridgeshire

WatchGuard
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 13 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
St Neots - 1 £163 -
WatchGuard
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Kronos
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Kronos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware