Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palo Alto products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palo Alto over the 6 months to 15 December 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - +86 0
Contract jobs citing Palo Alto 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.97% - 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
West Sussex median daily rate £525 - £365
10th Percentile £406 - £322
90th Percentile £538 - £381
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.00 - £55.00

Palo Alto 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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 558 422 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 49.08% 40.34% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 243 260
West Sussex median daily rate £436 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £163 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 25
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +20.69% -14.71%
10th Percentile £9.44 £14.40 £10.25
90th Percentile £38.50 £25.56 £41.30
South East median hourly rate £16.05 £17.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.29% +15.42% -16.67%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in West Sussex

Palo Alto
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Palo Alto in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Palo Alto in West Sussex

Palo Alto
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Palo Alto in West Sussex

Palo Alto
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Crawley - 10 £525 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £413 - 1
Worthing - 1 £600 -
Palo Alto
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Palo Alto 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 9 (81.82%) Migration
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (72.73%) McAfee
4 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
4 8 (72.73%) Blue Coat
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Information Assurance
4 8 (72.73%) Business Transformation
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) RSA enVision
4 8 (72.73%) VMware NSX
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (9.09%) Meraki
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security
7 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Application Security Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Applications Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Information Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Application Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) Business Transformation
2 8 (72.73%) Information Assurance
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (72.73%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 8 (72.73%) Blue Coat
3 8 (72.73%) McAfee
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed