Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 19 September 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 Sophos PLC.

Sophos
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - - 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Lancashire median daily rate - - £300
North West median daily rate £294 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -41.25% +53.85% +54.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.58% - -

Sophos 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 Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 257 267 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 40.99% 46.19% 51.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 146 203
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +8.28% -10.80%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £255
90th Percentile £606 £554 £511
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 46
Lancashire median hourly rate £22.51 £41.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.27% +11.15% +87.91%
10th Percentile £11.43 £10.62 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.21 £44.00 £63.03
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.15 £18.25
% change year-on-year +15.51% -16.99% +10.61%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Lancashire

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sophos in Lancashire

Sophos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sophos in Lancashire