Period
to 15 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 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 Sophos PLC.

Sophos
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - £273
Yorkshire median daily rate £180 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -55.00% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Sophos 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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 366 324 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.42% 38.16% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 172 261
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +16.44% -2.67%
10th Percentile £275 £214 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +1.87% +41.70%
10th Percentile £9.10 £11.08 £13.18
90th Percentile £38.50 £38.46 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.93 £15.00 £14.48
% change year-on-year -0.50% +3.59% +1.61%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in South Yorkshire

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sophos in South Yorkshire