Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Sourcefire
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 - 221
Rank change year-on-year - +221 +55
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% - 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
City of London median daily rate £451 - £450
10th Percentile £450 - £425
90th Percentile £451 - £475
Central London median daily rate £451 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Sourcefire 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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,707 2,605 2,632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.14% 42.24% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,080 1,948 1,992
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £278 £294 £255
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 44 35
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.13 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.79% +8.33% +9.15%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.83 £11.40
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -2.56% +9.81%

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Sourcefire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in the City of London

Sourcefire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sourcefire in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sourcefire in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Packer
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Degree

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) OSSEC
1 2 (66.67%) Packer
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) FireEye
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk