The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 28 May 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 Sourcefire, Inc.

Sourcefire
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 110
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - - 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

Sourcefire 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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 898 1145 962
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.67% 53.76% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 699 576
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 70 69
Median hourly rate £14.70 £33.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.45% +120.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £12.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in Hampshire

Sourcefire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sourcefire in Hampshire

Sourcefire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sourcefire in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) VMware