The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Proofpoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Proofpoint over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Proofpoint, Inc.

Proofpoint
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 618 599
Rank change year-on-year +47 -19  
Contract jobs citing Proofpoint 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.037% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.19% +8.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £336 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £426 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +8.19% +8.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Proofpoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18268 21697 21985
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.77% 43.68% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11388 13383 12701
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 765 944
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Proofpoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Proofpoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Proofpoint in England

Proofpoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proofpoint in England

Proofpoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Proofpoint in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Proofpoint in England

Proofpoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proofpoint in England

Proofpoint
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 Proofpoint within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -5 2 £505 +55.38%
South West - 2 £275 -
North West +29 1 - - 1
West Midlands +12 1 £413 -
Proofpoint
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Proofpoint 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 Proofpoint.

1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
2 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (28.57%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (14.29%) FireEye
3 1 (14.29%) Nexpose
3 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications

Proofpoint
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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
2 1 (14.29%) Nexpose
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) FireEye
2 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
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