Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Stealthwatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stealthwatch over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 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 Stealthwatch (Lancope)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 663 841 854
Rank change year-on-year +178 +13 -48
Contract jobs citing Stealthwatch 5 13 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.063% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £463 £340 £273
90th Percentile £488 £460 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Stealthwatch is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,948 13,349 12,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.49% 15.06% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,268 8,964 8,130
Median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 317 260
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.86% -13.58%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £47.53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -13.58%

Stealthwatch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Stealthwatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Stealthwatch in England

Stealthwatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Stealthwatch in England.

Daily rate trend for Stealthwatch in England

Stealthwatch
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 Stealthwatch within the England region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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 +130 4 - -
East of England +33 1 £475 +35.71%
Stealthwatch
UK

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Stealthwatch 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 England region with a requirement for Stealthwatch.

1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) DNA
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X

Stealthwatch
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (20.00%) VMware