Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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 Sophos PLC.

Sophos
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 - 137
Rank change year-on-year - +137 -5
Contract jobs citing Sophos 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% - 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Surrey median daily rate £313 - £295
10th Percentile £245 - £283
90th Percentile £389 - £308
South East median daily rate £288 £313 £165
% change year-on-year -8.00% +89.39% -48.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1375 1134 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.35% 48.77% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 716 796
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.10% +2.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £182 £220
90th Percentile £569 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 36
Surrey median hourly rate £15.55 £27.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.20% +50.00% +6.10%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.13 £12.03
90th Percentile £25.00 £41.75 £43.92
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 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
Guildford - 2 £309 -
Weybridge - 1 £313 -
Sophos
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sophos 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle