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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 148
Contract jobs citing SonicWALL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £200 £288
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00

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 1044 1159 1235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.56% 39.94% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 751 732
Median daily rate £375 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 74 74
Median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -0.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £46.34 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SonicWALL in the South West

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Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West region with a requirement for SonicWALL.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) FabricPath

SonicWALL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FabricPath
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard