Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SonicWALL over the 6 months to 23 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 SonicWALL, Inc.

SonicWALL
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 375 391
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.036% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.074% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
South East median daily rate £425 £164 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +159.54% -27.22% -21.74%
10th Percentile £245 £140 £171
90th Percentile £611 £189 £423
England median daily rate £300 £325 £315
% change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17% +14.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
South East median hourly rate - - £93.75
England median hourly rate £162.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +828.57% -22.22% +143.24%

SonicWALL 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8098 8073 9196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.10% 48.41% 47.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4652 4641 5141
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £534
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 403 436
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

SonicWALL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SonicWALL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SonicWALL in the South East

SonicWALL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SonicWALL in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SonicWALL in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SonicWALL in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SonicWALL in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SonicWALL in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Berkshire - 8 £538 -
Thames Valley - 8 £538 - 1
West Sussex -7 3 £275 -
Surrey -11 1 £375 +167.86%
SonicWALL
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SonicWALL 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 South East region with a requirement for SonicWALL.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) Palo Alto
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) SIEM
5 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (41.67%) Server Patching
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) Korn
6 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) C-shell
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) IPsec
6 4 (33.33%) NetIQ
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) Linux

SonicWALL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) BGP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (16.67%) Junos
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) SSL
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (41.67%) Server Patching
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) C-shell
1 4 (33.33%) Korn
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) Openswan
3 2 (16.67%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) NetIQ
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) Draytek
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (16.67%) Arista
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) Vyatta