Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MIMEsweeper skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MIMEsweeper over the 6 months to 18 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.

Clearswift MIMEsweeper
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 877 894
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 -41
Contract jobs citing MIMEsweeper 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.043% 0.077% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £374 £413 £120
90th Percentile £638 £472 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +20.59% +21.43% -21.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MIMEsweeper is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11554 11638 9814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.01% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7815 7439 5986
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.87 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -32.49% +23.49% -5.13%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MIMEsweeper over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MIMEsweeper in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

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Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MIMEsweeper within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
UK excluding London +32 4 £513 +20.59%
England +36 3 £625 +47.06%
South East +10 2 £625 +47.06%
Northern Ireland - 2 £385 -
London -9 1 £380 -19.15%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MIMEsweeper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MIMEsweeper.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Clearswift
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (60.00%) Email Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VPN

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Support
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Email Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCSE
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Clearswift
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper