Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 17 November 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 615 595 569
Rank change year-on-year -20 -26 +10
Contract jobs citing Sourcefire 12 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.062% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 21
London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £284 £400 £308
90th Percentile £493 £638 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Sourcefire 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18954 19342 19828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.48% 42.70% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12903 12878 13165
London median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 281 409
London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.70
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Sourcefire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in London

Sourcefire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sourcefire in London

Sourcefire
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sourcefire in London

Sourcefire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sourcefire in London

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 - 3 - - 2
Sourcefire
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee
3 8 (66.67%) Information Security
4 7 (58.33%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) Intel
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) CISSP
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
6 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
6 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (41.67%) Packer
6 5 (41.67%) Terraform
6 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (41.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
6 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (41.67%) Trend Micro
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (41.67%) OSSEC
6 5 (41.67%) Qualys
6 5 (41.67%) SIEM
6 5 (41.67%) Ansible
6 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper

Sourcefire
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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) WAAS
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Junos
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Information Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (41.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
3 5 (41.67%) SIEM
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 5 (41.67%) CCSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CWNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Nessus
1 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (41.67%) OSSEC
1 5 (41.67%) Packer
1 5 (41.67%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) McAfee
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Intel
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) Qualys
4 5 (41.67%) Trend Micro
4 5 (41.67%) Tripwire
5 3 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
6 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Sybase