Period
to 17 October 2018

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

Proofpoint
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 179 203
Contract jobs citing Proofpoint 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.087% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.19% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
West Midlands median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
England median daily rate £380 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -10.59% +3.66% -23.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Proofpoint 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 the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,391 2,071 2,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.00% 44.98% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,353 1,229 1,566
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £206 £239
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 95 91
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.64 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.34% +7.86% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.83 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £28.13 £50.00 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.06% +2.88% -2.86%

Proofpoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Proofpoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Proofpoint in the West Midlands

Proofpoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proofpoint in the West Midlands