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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lumension
UK / England
Rank 557 589 559
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Contract jobs citing Lumension 17 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.046% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £433 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-27.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -32.20%

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
18280 20545 21716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.09% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11494 12490 12665
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 649 791 904
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +29 11 £475 - 1
South East +17 6 £328 -29.11% 1
Lumension
UK

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 28 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 23 (54.76%) Cisco
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (42.86%) ITIL
7 18 (42.86%) VMware
7 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (38.10%) Symantec
10 15 (35.71%) Firewall
11 14 (33.33%) Linux
12 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
12 13 (30.95%) Law
12 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (30.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 13 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
14 11 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (26.19%) Network Management
14 11 (26.19%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
14 11 (26.19%) Intel Security
15 10 (23.81%) Performance Management
15 10 (23.81%) Service Design
16 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
16 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification

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 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (16.67%) Internet
5 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (11.90%) Network Security
6 4 (9.52%) Skype
7 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.38%) DHCP
8 1 (2.38%) DNS
8 1 (2.38%) IPsec
8 1 (2.38%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) SAN
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MSI
General
1 13 (30.95%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (33.33%) Linux
5 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.29%) CentOS
6 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
9 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.38%) Android
10 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 11 (26.19%) Network Management
3 10 (23.81%) Performance Management
3 10 (23.81%) Service Design
4 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Information Management
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 7 (16.67%) Service Management
5 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.29%) ITSM
7 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (9.52%) Information Security
9 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Disk Encryption
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) VBScript
4 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 28 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) MCP
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.52%) MCSE
6 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) HND
6 3 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.19%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.90%) ProxySG
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (14.29%) PowerCLI
3 6 (14.29%) SCCM
4 5 (11.90%) WSUS
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) VMware
4 16 (38.10%) Symantec
5 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
6 11 (26.19%) Intel Security
7 9 (21.43%) HP
8 8 (19.05%) Splunk
9 6 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 6 (14.29%) Veeam
10 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
11 4 (9.52%) Forcepoint
12 3 (7.14%) HEAT Software
13 2 (4.76%) Oracle
14 1 (2.38%) Sophos