Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Clearswift products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Clearswift over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Clearswift Limited.

Clearswift
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 837 841
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 -32
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 15 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.037% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.081% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 18
England median daily rate £356 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £193 £157 £246
90th Percentile £450 £450 £369
UK median daily rate £356 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +9.62% -7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
England median hourly rate - £20.73 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.27% -
UK median hourly rate - £20.73 £26.00
% change year-on-year - -20.27% -

Clearswift 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

Clearswift
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Clearswift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Clearswift in England

Clearswift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Clearswift in England

Clearswift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Clearswift in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Clearswift in England

Clearswift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Clearswift in England

Clearswift
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Clearswift within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -5 6 £375 +15.38%
East of England -19 5 £350 -24.32%
North of England +50 4 £450 +114.29% 1
North West +12 4 £450 +114.29% 1
Clearswift
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Clearswift 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 England region with a requirement for Clearswift.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) McAfee
2 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Skype
4 8 (53.33%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Lumension
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
6 5 (33.33%) Email Filtering
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (26.67%) vCenter Server
7 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
7 4 (26.67%) BGP
7 4 (26.67%) VRRP
7 4 (26.67%) Micro Focus
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Identity Management

Clearswift
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) Skype
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) BGP
3 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) HSRP
3 4 (26.67%) IPsec
3 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (26.67%) Junos
3 4 (26.67%) NX-OS
3 4 (26.67%) OSPF
3 4 (26.67%) SNMP
3 4 (26.67%) SSL
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) VRRP
3 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Email Filtering
2 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Email Management
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GMP
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) DFS Replication
2 4 (26.67%) NFS
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 8 (53.33%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (26.67%) vCenter Server
3 4 (26.67%) WSUS
4 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (6.67%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (6.67%) PowerCLI
5 1 (6.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) McAfee
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) NetApp
3 6 (40.00%) Lumension
4 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Huawei
5 4 (26.67%) IronPort
5 4 (26.67%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Micro Focus
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (13.33%) FireEye
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
7 1 (6.67%) Sybase