Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Sourcefire skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Cisco Sourcefire
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 236 230
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +44
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median daily rate £451 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.09% - -
Central London median daily rate £451 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -18.09% +22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Sourcefire is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 873 677 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.61% 10.92% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 516 577
City of London median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £245 £208 £257
90th Percentile £625 £625 £589
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.10 £20.08 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.85% -16.34% +28.34%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.92 £18.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.98 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £20.08 £21.34
% change year-on-year -9.85% -5.92% +13.21%

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 27 May 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 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) QRadar

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk