Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 19 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sophos PLC.

Sophos
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 - 183
Rank change year-on-year - +183 -42
Contract jobs citing Sophos 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.033% - 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £125 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

Sophos 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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1160 1364 1775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.82% 37.75% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 856 1053
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 46 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +2.60%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sophos in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sophos in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Leeds - 1 - -
Sophos
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro