The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 28 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 England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lumension
Rank 505 530 536
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Contract jobs citing Lumension 52 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.043% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.091% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 27
Average daily rate
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£450 £238 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -44.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +32.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.87 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +32.25%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21877 24572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.45% 46.96% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12746 12209 12888
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1017 1126 1289
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.63 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lumension across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lumension across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Lumension Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Lumension
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 26 £450 +89.47% 1
North West -2 12 - - 1
London +14 4 £416 +220.19% 1
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 83 (94.32%) Windows
2 77 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 63 (71.59%) Microsoft
4 56 (63.64%) Citrix
5 55 (62.50%) Windows 7
6 49 (55.68%) SC Cleared
7 42 (47.73%) VMware
8 36 (40.91%) SCCM
9 35 (39.77%) AppSense
10 34 (38.64%) DV Cleared
11 33 (37.50%) Windows Vista
12 32 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 32 (36.36%) Blackberry
13 31 (35.23%) MS Office
14 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
15 29 (32.95%) CA
16 28 (31.82%) Windows XP
16 28 (31.82%) SLA
17 27 (30.68%) MS Exchange
17 27 (30.68%) McAfee
18 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (29.55%) Software Deployment
19 25 (28.41%) ITIL
20 24 (27.27%) Sophos
21 23 (26.14%) McAfee ePO
22 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
23 19 (21.59%) UNIX
24 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
25 15 (17.05%) PowerShell

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 27 (30.68%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (15.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (13.64%) Lync
5 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.41%) IIS
8 2 (2.27%) Documentum
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 31 (35.23%) MS Office
2 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) Quicktime
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) SAN
2 11 (12.50%) Firewall
3 7 (7.95%) DNS
4 5 (5.68%) Internet
4 5 (5.68%) ICMP
4 5 (5.68%) SMTP
4 5 (5.68%) iSCSI
4 5 (5.68%) NAS
5 2 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (1.14%) DHCP
6 1 (1.14%) LAN
6 1 (1.14%) WAN
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.14%) IPsec
6 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.14%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
General
1 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Military
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Law
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Desktop Support
2 19 (21.59%) Support Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (6.82%) Support Specialist
5 5 (5.68%) Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (4.55%) Blackberry Support
6 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Security Specialist
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.41%) Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) Software Packaging
2 5 (5.68%) JSP
3 2 (2.27%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.82%) CESG
3 5 (5.68%) Cryptography
3 5 (5.68%) PKI
4 2 (2.27%) GIS
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 83 (94.32%) Windows
2 55 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 33 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (31.82%) Windows XP
6 19 (21.59%) UNIX
7 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (15.91%) Linux
9 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (7.95%) Solaris
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Software Deployment
2 25 (28.41%) ITIL
3 13 (14.77%) TQM
4 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (11.36%) Service Management
6 8 (9.09%) Information Security
6 8 (9.09%) Change Management
7 7 (7.95%) CRM
7 7 (7.95%) Security Management
8 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (5.68%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.68%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (5.68%) Software Distribution
9 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.41%) Security Architecture
11 2 (2.27%) Validation
11 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.23%) SQL
3 3 (3.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.14%) VB
4 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 49 (55.68%) SC Cleared
3 34 (38.64%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.23%) MCP
4 9 (10.23%) MCSE
4 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.82%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) QA
3 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
3 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (14.77%) vSphere
5 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.36%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.14%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.14%) XenApp
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (40.91%) SCCM
2 23 (26.14%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.68%) WSUS
4 5 (5.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.41%) MOM
5 3 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.41%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.27%) SCOM
6 2 (2.27%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.14%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 63 (71.59%) Microsoft
2 56 (63.64%) Citrix
3 42 (47.73%) VMware
4 35 (39.77%) AppSense
5 29 (32.95%) CA
6 27 (30.68%) McAfee
7 24 (27.27%) Sophos
8 12 (13.64%) Symantec
9 10 (11.36%) HP
10 5 (5.68%) Cisco
10 5 (5.68%) StorageTek
10 5 (5.68%) Sun
11 3 (3.41%) Varonis
11 3 (3.41%) NetApp
11 3 (3.41%) Remedy
12 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.27%) Borland
12 2 (2.27%) Juniper
12 2 (2.27%) Websense
12 2 (2.27%) Altiris
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