The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lumension
Rank 597 597 535
Rank change year-on-year
0 -62
Contract jobs citing Lumension 33 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.035% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.079% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 16
Median daily rate £243 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.37% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £600 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-36.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £18.28 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 - £21.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22322 22843 21587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.28% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13868 13750 12207
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 999 989
Median hourly rate £18.73 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Lumension as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in England

Lumension
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lumension across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Lumension Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lumension
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lumension across the England region.

Lumension Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lumension
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 11 £170 -
London +10 10 £363 -9.37%
South East -8 7 £270 -2.52% 1
East Midlands +3 2 £525 +89.53%
North West - 2 £280 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lumension 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 England region with a requirement for Lumension.

1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 43 (65.15%) Intel Security
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 35 (53.03%) Security Cleared
5 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (42.42%) VMware
8 23 (34.85%) DV Cleared
9 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 22 (33.33%) Symantec
10 20 (30.30%) Citrix
11 19 (28.79%) SCCM
11 19 (28.79%) vSphere
12 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
13 16 (24.24%) DHCP
13 16 (24.24%) DNS
14 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (22.73%) Security Management
15 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
15 14 (21.21%) VBScript
15 14 (21.21%) McAfee ePO
15 14 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
16 13 (19.70%) ITIL
16 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
17 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (18.18%) HP
17 12 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
18 11 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DHCP
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 11 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.03%) Skype
4 2 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MSI
2 5 (7.58%) InstallShield
2 5 (7.58%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 11 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (10.61%) Analyst
2 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
2 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Architect
3 5 (7.58%) DBA
3 5 (7.58%) Developer
3 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared DBA
3 5 (7.58%) PowerShell Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) SQL DBA
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 3 (4.55%) Server Support
5 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Vista
7 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.03%) Linux
9 2 (3.03%) Unix
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Security Management
2 13 (19.70%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.12%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) Project Management
7 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) Information Security
8 5 (7.58%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.58%) ITSM
8 5 (7.58%) PRINCE
9 4 (6.06%) Change Management
9 4 (6.06%) Database Tuning
9 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) Process Architecture
11 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) VBScript
2 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (53.03%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.85%) DV Cleared
3 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 12 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (13.64%) Degree
6 5 (7.58%) MCSE
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.55%) CCNA
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (7.58%) SLA
3 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.55%) QA
5 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) vSphere
3 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.64%) BitLocker
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (7.58%) XenApp
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCCM
2 14 (21.21%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (10.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (7.58%) Perfmon
4 5 (7.58%) WSUS
5 3 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.55%) SCOM
6 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.03%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.03%) Simpana
7 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Intel Security
2 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 28 (42.42%) VMware
4 22 (33.33%) Symantec
5 20 (30.30%) Citrix
6 12 (18.18%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) Cisco
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle
8 5 (7.58%) Altiris
8 5 (7.58%) AppSense
8 5 (7.58%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.06%) Remedy
9 4 (6.06%) Trustwave
10 3 (4.55%) Becrypt
10 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.55%) Dell
10 3 (4.55%) Sophos
10 3 (4.55%) Wyse
11 2 (3.03%) NetApp
11 2 (3.03%) Qualys