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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lumension
Rank 566 604 581
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Contract jobs citing Lumension 29 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.030% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.070% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 24
Median daily rate £323 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £170 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £299 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - -
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UK

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
20928 21568 23049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 42.49% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12901 12843 13864
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 910 1138
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +19 18 £375 - 1
South East +26 6 £226 -9.50% 1
North East - 2 £460 -
North West +5 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
3 28 (52.83%) SC Cleared
3 28 (52.83%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
5 21 (39.62%) Intel Security
5 21 (39.62%) VMware
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco
7 19 (35.85%) Symantec
8 17 (32.08%) ITIL
9 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (28.30%) SCCM
11 14 (26.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 13 (24.53%) Citrix
13 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (20.75%) vSphere
14 10 (18.87%) Degree
14 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (18.87%) Change Management
14 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
15 9 (16.98%) Security Management
15 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
15 9 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (15.09%) DHCP
16 8 (15.09%) Linux
16 8 (15.09%) DNS
16 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003

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 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
2 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (15.09%) DHCP
2 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 8 (15.09%) Skype
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (13.21%) Internet
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
5 5 (9.43%) VPN
6 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (7.55%) NetScaler
6 4 (7.55%) Network Security
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.89%) IPsec
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (13.21%) Law
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Security Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Administrator
2 9 (16.98%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) CESG
4 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.09%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) Change Management
3 9 (16.98%) Security Management
4 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.21%) Information Management
4 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.32%) Disk Encryption
5 6 (11.32%) Information Security
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
5 6 (11.32%) Network Management
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.32%) Service Design
6 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.77%) VBScript
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
2 28 (52.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
4 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
5 6 (11.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (5.66%) HND
6 3 (5.66%) MCSA
6 3 (5.66%) MCSE
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (9.43%) QA
3 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) vSphere
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (13.21%) BitLocker
6 6 (11.32%) XenApp
7 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
8 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
9 3 (5.66%) ProxySG
10 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) SCCM
2 14 (26.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (11.32%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (9.43%) WSUS
6 4 (7.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (7.55%) SCOrch
6 4 (7.55%) Simpana
7 2 (3.77%) SCOM
8 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) Intel Security
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 19 (35.85%) Symantec
5 13 (24.53%) Citrix
6 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.32%) Forcepoint
7 6 (11.32%) Veeam
8 5 (9.43%) Blue Coat
8 5 (9.43%) HP
9 4 (7.55%) Apple
9 4 (7.55%) AppSense
9 4 (7.55%) Dell
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
10 3 (5.66%) HEAT Software
10 3 (5.66%) Wyse
11 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.77%) Splunk