Period
to 16 October 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 16 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - 89
Rank change year-on-year - +89 -1
Contract jobs citing Palo Alto 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.73% - 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 7
West Sussex median daily rate £525 - £363
10th Percentile £406 - £327
90th Percentile £556 - £415
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +24.92% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.00 - £52.50

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 514 412 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 46.86% 41.45% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 246 294
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £150 £221
90th Percentile £568 £534 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 21
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -20.82% +32.22%
10th Percentile £12.25 £15.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £41.00 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £17.48 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.15% +10.28% -11.94%

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
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 16 October 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 - 6 £525 - 1
Gatwick - 2 £413 - 1
Palo Alto
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) RSA enVision
3 5 (62.50%) McAfee
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) VMware NSX
4 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) RMADS
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (12.50%) Aruba
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Application Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Application Security Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) RSA enVision
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) MaaS360
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) McAfee
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Okta