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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 528 513 501
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Contract jobs citing Lumension 36 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.072% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.16% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 2
Average daily rate
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£470 £338 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.25% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £259 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £384 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £338 £438
% change year-on-year
+47.40% -22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 - -
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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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -24 32 £444 +47.91% 4
London -16 1 - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 71 (91.03%) Security Cleared
2 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 62 (79.49%) VMware
3 53 (67.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (62.82%) McAfee
5 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 47 (60.26%) Microsoft
7 43 (55.13%) SQL
8 41 (52.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (51.28%) DV Cleared
10 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
10 33 (42.31%) HP
11 30 (38.46%) SC Cleared
11 30 (38.46%) Hyper-V
12 29 (37.18%) MS Exchange
13 27 (34.62%) ITIL
13 27 (34.62%) Firewall
14 23 (29.49%) Oracle
15 22 (28.21%) Sophos
15 22 (28.21%) Windows Vista
15 22 (28.21%) SCCM
16 21 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 20 (25.64%) Service Delivery
18 19 (24.36%) MSI
18 19 (24.36%) Citrix
18 19 (24.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (20.51%) McAfee ePO
20 15 (19.23%) XenApp
20 15 (19.23%) MCSE

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (37.18%) MS Exchange
2 21 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.13%) IIS
6 3 (3.85%) Lync
7 1 (1.28%) Apache
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.10%) MS Office
3 5 (6.41%) MS Project
3 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) Firewall
2 11 (14.10%) NetScaler
2 11 (14.10%) SAN
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (7.69%) DHCP
4 6 (7.69%) DNS
5 5 (6.41%) VLAN
6 4 (5.13%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) VoIP
7 1 (1.28%) SMTP
7 1 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.28%) X.400
7 1 (1.28%) X.500
7 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.28%) Network Security
7 1 (1.28%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) EDMS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MSI
2 3 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (7.69%) Legal
2 4 (5.13%) Law
3 2 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) Build Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Team Leader
3 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 9 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.56%) Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Analyst
10 1 (1.28%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.28%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.28%) Security Consultant
10 1 (1.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
1 4 (5.13%) XML
2 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.85%) Software Packaging
2 3 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) PKI
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) CESG
4 3 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (28.21%) Windows Vista
4 14 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 13 (16.67%) Linux
6 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.28%) UNIX
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 20 (25.64%) Service Delivery
3 12 (15.38%) Service Management
4 7 (8.97%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (8.97%) Validation
4 7 (8.97%) ITIL V3
5 6 (7.69%) Operations Management
5 6 (7.69%) Migration
5 6 (7.69%) Change Management
6 5 (6.41%) Line Management
7 4 (5.13%) Network Architecture
7 4 (5.13%) Information Management
7 4 (5.13%) Network Design
7 4 (5.13%) High Availability
8 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (2.56%) Information Security
9 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.28%) Boundary Protection
10 1 (1.28%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.82%) VBScript
4 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (91.03%) Security Cleared
2 40 (51.28%) DV Cleared
3 30 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 19 (24.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (19.23%) MCSE
6 12 (15.38%) MCP
7 4 (5.13%) MCITP
7 4 (5.13%) MCSA
8 3 (3.85%) CCNA
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 41 (52.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 15 (19.23%) XenApp
5 14 (17.95%) vSphere
6 11 (14.10%) XenDesktop
7 9 (11.54%) Firmware
8 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
8 4 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.56%) ProxySG
9 2 (2.56%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (28.21%) SCCM
2 21 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (20.51%) McAfee ePO
4 15 (19.23%) Backup Exec
5 12 (15.38%) SCOM
6 9 (11.54%) SCDPM
7 7 (8.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (8.97%) SCVMM
8 4 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (5.13%) ARCserve
8 4 (5.13%) Unicenter
8 4 (5.13%) HP SIM
9 3 (3.85%) MOM
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) VMware
2 49 (62.82%) McAfee
3 47 (60.26%) Microsoft
4 33 (42.31%) HP
5 23 (29.49%) Oracle
6 22 (28.21%) Sophos
7 19 (24.36%) Citrix
8 13 (16.67%) Cisco
9 12 (15.38%) AppSense
9 12 (15.38%) Symantec
10 11 (14.10%) Wyse
10 11 (14.10%) Dell
11 5 (6.41%) CA
12 4 (5.13%) EMC
13 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.85%) Remedy
14 2 (2.56%) Splunk
14 2 (2.56%) AlgoSec
14 2 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
14 2 (2.56%) LogRhythm
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