Period
to 15 December 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 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 15 December 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 WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

WatchGuard
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 257 239
Contract jobs citing WatchGuard 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.036% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
City of London median daily rate - £425 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +97.67% -
Central London median daily rate - £425 £215
% change year-on-year - +97.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,704 2,761 2,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.30% 38.38% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,022 2,086 2,114
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £287
90th Percentile £650 £675 £636
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 57 44
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +11.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.85 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.91% +1.94% +2.86%

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in the City of London

WatchGuard
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 WatchGuard in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for WatchGuard in the City of London