Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Snort skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Snort 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.

Sourcefire Snort
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 177 211
Contract jobs citing Snort 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.046% 0.017%
As % of the System Software category - 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median daily rate - - £575
England median daily rate £450 £520 £525
% change year-on-year -13.46% -0.95% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.00 -

Snort is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 657 469 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.70% 10.70% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 308 324
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.25% +1.91% +20.77%
10th Percentile £150 £149 £172
90th Percentile £575 £552 £506
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 35 57
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% +11.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £33.58 £19.20 £24.15
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.46
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.48% -3.36%

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Snort in the West Midlands

Snort
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Snort in the West Midlands