The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 23 June 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 West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 144
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.30% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.68% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £400 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +263.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -21.87% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £162.50 - -

SonicWALL 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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1138 1319 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.88% 44.08% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 819 696
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SonicWALL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SonicWALL in the South West

SonicWALL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SonicWALL in the South West

SonicWALL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SonicWALL in the South West