Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Sentinel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sentinel over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 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.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 508 347 578
Rank change year-on-year -161 +231 +62
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 41 10 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.075% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.25% 1.15% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £550 -
Median % change year-on-year -2.27% - -
England median daily rate £550 £550 -

Sentinel is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,820 872 2,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.38% 6.51% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,248 571 1,627
10th Percentile £350 £350 £338
25th Percentile £439 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.31%
75th Percentile £675 £675 £600
90th Percentile £752 £750 £675
England median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 23
10th Percentile £24.57 £26.45 "
25th Percentile £27.63 £33.88 £11.25
Median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £23.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.68% +102.13% -19.38%
75th Percentile £56.75 £56.25 £51.88
90th Percentile £62.45 £60.75 £63.75
England median hourly rate £45.75 £47.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -3.68% +69.64% +16.96%

Sentinel
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Sentinel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Sentinel in London

Sentinel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sentinel in London.

Daily rate trend for Sentinel in London

Sentinel
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sentinel in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Sentinel in London

Sentinel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sentinel in London.

Hourly rate trend for Sentinel in London

Sentinel
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Central London - 1 - - 4
Sentinel
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel 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 London region with a requirement for Sentinel.

1 26 (63.41%) Azure
1 26 (63.41%) Azure Sentinel
2 18 (43.90%) Firewall
3 16 (39.02%) Finance
4 15 (36.59%) Service Management
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft 365
4 15 (36.59%) Security Operations
5 14 (34.15%) Terraform
5 14 (34.15%) Security Monitoring
6 13 (31.71%) SIEM
6 13 (31.71%) AWS
6 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
7 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (26.83%) Analytics
8 11 (26.83%) Python
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (17.07%) PaaS
10 7 (17.07%) BGP
10 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
10 7 (17.07%) C#
10 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 7 (17.07%) DevOps
10 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (14.63%) Patch Management
11 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
11 6 (14.63%) OneDrive

Sentinel
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (63.41%) Azure
1 26 (63.41%) Azure Sentinel
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (31.71%) AWS
4 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (17.07%) PaaS
5 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (14.63%) OneDrive
6 5 (12.20%) IaaS
7 4 (9.76%) GCP
7 4 (9.76%) Google Workspace
8 3 (7.32%) GitHub
8 3 (7.32%) GitHub Actions
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Storage
10 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (2.44%) dbt
10 1 (2.44%) Serverless
10 1 (2.44%) Snowflake
10 1 (2.44%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) BGP
2 7 (17.07%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) ICMP
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.76%) Network Security
4 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
4 3 (7.32%) SSL
4 3 (7.32%) VPN
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
1 1 (2.44%) Looker
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Social Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Security Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft 365 Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) ARM Templates
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (2.44%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.44%) STB
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Security Operations
1 15 (36.59%) Service Management
2 14 (34.15%) Security Monitoring
3 13 (31.71%) SIEM
4 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (26.83%) Analytics
6 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (17.07%) DevOps
7 7 (17.07%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL
8 6 (14.63%) Patch Management
8 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
9 4 (9.76%) Digital Forensics
9 4 (9.76%) E-Discovery
9 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
9 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (9.76%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) C
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Go
5 1 (2.44%) LookML
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CISM
1 3 (7.32%) CISSP
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) GIAC
3 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) CISA
3 1 (2.44%) CNE
3 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Novell Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) GDPR
1 5 (12.20%) NIST
2 1 (2.44%) SOC 2
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Terraform
2 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
3 4 (9.76%) QRadar
4 3 (7.32%) Istio
5 1 (2.44%) CSIRT
5 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
2 6 (14.63%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.44%) Charles River
4 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Snow
4 1 (2.44%) Tanium
4 1 (2.44%) Zscaler