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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lumension
Rank 604 612 572
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -40
Contract jobs citing Lumension 24 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.041% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.094% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 16
Median daily rate £210 £208 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -49.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £423 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £245 £410
% change year-on-year
-16.32% -40.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.00
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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
22578 23497 23071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.99% 44.19% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13977 14179 13166
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 1007 1020
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.52 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.60 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
London -14 9 £425 +23.32% 2
North East - 7 £170 -
South East +1 5 £270 +58.82%
East Midlands - 2 £525 -
East of England +16 1 - -
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (75.41%) Windows
2 42 (68.85%) Intel Security
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
5 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
6 26 (42.62%) VMware
7 24 (39.34%) Symantec
8 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (36.07%) Citrix
10 21 (34.43%) vSphere
10 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
12 18 (29.51%) SCCM
13 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
14 16 (26.23%) McAfee ePO
14 16 (26.23%) Windows 7
15 15 (24.59%) DV Cleared
15 15 (24.59%) Security Management
15 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (22.95%) DHCP
16 14 (22.95%) DNS
16 14 (22.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 13 (21.31%) ITIL
18 12 (19.67%) BPSS Clearance
19 11 (18.03%) Disclosure Scotland
19 11 (18.03%) HP
20 10 (16.39%) Service Management
21 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
21 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
21 9 (14.75%) Incident Management

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 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DHCP
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 9 (14.75%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (6.56%) NetScaler
3 4 (6.56%) Skype
3 4 (6.56%) VPN
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MSI
2 5 (8.20%) InstallShield
2 5 (8.20%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Military
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Server Support
7 3 (4.92%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
5 16 (26.23%) Windows 7
6 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Security Management
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Service Management
4 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.75%) Trend Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
6 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) Information Security
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.20%) ITSM
7 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
7 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Change Management
9 3 (4.92%) Process Architecture
10 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.28%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.11%) VBScript
3 4 (6.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) DV Cleared
4 12 (19.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (14.75%) Degree
6 5 (8.20%) MCSE
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (9.84%) SLA
3 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.92%) QA
5 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
2 21 (34.43%) vSphere
3 9 (14.75%) BitLocker
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (11.48%) XenApp
6 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 16 (26.23%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (22.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (8.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (8.20%) Perfmon
4 5 (8.20%) WSUS
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (6.56%) SCOrch
5 4 (6.56%) Simpana
6 3 (4.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (4.92%) SCOM
7 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Intel Security
2 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (42.62%) VMware
4 24 (39.34%) Symantec
5 22 (36.07%) Citrix
6 11 (18.03%) HP
7 8 (13.11%) Cisco
8 5 (8.20%) Altiris
8 5 (8.20%) AppSense
8 5 (8.20%) Dell
8 5 (8.20%) LANDesk
8 5 (8.20%) Trustwave
9 4 (6.56%) Apple
9 4 (6.56%) NetApp
9 4 (6.56%) Remedy
10 3 (4.92%) Becrypt
10 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.92%) Wyse
11 2 (3.28%) ArcSight
11 2 (3.28%) LogRhythm