The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Lumension Security, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lumension
Rank 113 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Lumension 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£470 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £385
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.87 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +32.25%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1168 1146 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.63% 47.61% 50.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 427 538
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 46 62
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lumension across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lumension across the Berkshire region.

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lumension
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lumension across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Lumension Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Lumension
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
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South East

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lumension also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lumension.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) vSphere
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) AppSense
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (10.00%) DNS
8 1 (10.00%) McAfee
8 1 (10.00%) Replication
8 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (10.00%) SCCM
8 1 (10.00%) SCOM
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
8 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (10.00%) Lync

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Lumension also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lumension. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee