The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kaspersky
Rank 81 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 16 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.31% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 0.69% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £200 £125
% change year-on-year
+61.25% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%
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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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
689 583 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.14% 45.87% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 261 164
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £189 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.74 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Kaspersky
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kaspersky across the Manchester region.

Kaspersky Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Kaspersky
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky across the Manchester region.

Kaspersky Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky.

1 13 (76.47%) SIEM
1 13 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (70.59%) CISM
2 12 (70.59%) CISSP
3 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (64.71%) PKI
3 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) SSL
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (64.71%) Clearswift
3 11 (64.71%) CCENT
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) CISMP
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (52.94%) Network Security
6 8 (47.06%) QA
7 7 (41.18%) Migration
7 7 (41.18%) VMware
7 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix
8 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (23.53%) Security Management
9 4 (23.53%) Information Security
10 3 (17.65%) Symantec
10 3 (17.65%) McAfee

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SSL
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Security Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) SIEM
1 13 (76.47%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (64.71%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security
6 4 (23.53%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CISSP
1 12 (70.59%) CISM
2 11 (64.71%) CCENT
3 10 (58.82%) CISMP
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
1 11 (64.71%) Clearswift
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
4 2 (11.76%) Websense
4 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
4 2 (11.76%) Qualys
5 1 (5.88%) IronPort
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