Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FireEye products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FireEye over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 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 FireEye, Inc.

FireEye
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 796 860
Rank change year-on-year -54 +64 +2
Contract jobs citing FireEye 31 50 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.053% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.072% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 24
UK median daily rate £455 £525 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £395 £382 £359
90th Percentile £525 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -4.76% +40.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FireEye 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,337 41,649 49,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 43.85% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,847 25,425 30,024
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,585 1,438 1,629
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.47 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.07 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.47 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.21% -5.91% +2.94%

FireEye
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FireEye as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FireEye in the UK

FireEye
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FireEye in the UK

FireEye
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FireEye over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FireEye in the UK

FireEye
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FireEye within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
England -47 28 £451 -14.19% 1
London -47 23 £450 +2.86%
UK excluding London -48 8 £500 -4.76% 1
South West - 4 £525 -
Wales - 2 £500 -
North West -27 1 £500 -4.76%
North of England -29 1 £500 -4.76%
Scotland -47 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FireEye also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for FireEye.

1 22 (70.97%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) McAfee
3 18 (58.06%) Network Security
4 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Palo Alto
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (35.48%) SIEM
6 10 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
7 9 (29.03%) CISSP
8 8 (25.81%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) Sourcefire
9 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
9 7 (22.58%) IPsec
10 6 (19.35%) Wireless
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
10 6 (19.35%) OSPF
10 6 (19.35%) BGP
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) WAN
10 6 (19.35%) ProxySG
10 6 (19.35%) Tripwire
10 6 (19.35%) Information Security
10 6 (19.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (19.35%) BIG-IP
10 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (19.35%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) F5

FireEye
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) Network Security
3 8 (25.81%) Sourcefire
4 7 (22.58%) IPsec
5 6 (19.35%) BGP
5 6 (19.35%) BIG-IP
5 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (19.35%) Internet
5 6 (19.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (19.35%) OSPF
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
5 6 (19.35%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (12.90%) NGN
7 4 (12.90%) SSL
7 4 (12.90%) VPN
8 3 (9.68%) DHCP
8 3 (9.68%) DNS
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Security Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Network Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Security Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (9.68%) NHS
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) SIEM
3 10 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (19.35%) Information Security
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
6 4 (12.90%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
7 3 (9.68%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CISSP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNP
4 5 (16.13%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (9.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (9.68%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) CHFI
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
1 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (9.68%) TrustSec
2 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) McAfee
2 12 (38.71%) Palo Alto
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
5 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) F5
6 6 (19.35%) Tripwire
7 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
7 5 (16.13%) Darktrace
7 5 (16.13%) Splunk
7 5 (16.13%) Symantec
8 4 (12.90%) Juniper
8 4 (12.90%) Zscaler
9 2 (6.45%) Remedy
10 1 (3.23%) Adobe
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.23%) Sophos