The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kaspersky
Rank 157 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% - 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£350 - £83
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £125
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.30
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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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1857 1386 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.94% 44.93% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 725 571
Average daily rate £388 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 91 103
Average hourly rate £19.03 £18.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Kaspersky
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Kaspersky Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Kaspersky
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Kaspersky Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Kaspersky
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - 10 £350 - 1
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (92.11%) SSL
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 35 (92.11%) CheckPoint
2 35 (92.11%) PKI
2 35 (92.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco ASA
2 35 (92.11%) Kalman Filter
3 34 (89.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 32 (84.21%) Clearswift
5 30 (78.95%) CISSP
6 29 (76.32%) ITIL
7 27 (71.05%) CISM
7 27 (71.05%) CISMP
8 25 (65.79%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (65.79%) SIEM
8 25 (65.79%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (52.63%) Security Patching
9 20 (52.63%) QA
10 19 (50.00%) Network Security
11 18 (47.37%) VMware
11 18 (47.37%) Service Delivery
11 18 (47.37%) Citrix
12 17 (44.74%) WAN
12 17 (44.74%) Migration
12 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
13 15 (39.47%) CCENT
14 13 (34.21%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (13.16%) Life Science

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 38 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (92.11%) SSL
2 35 (92.11%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (50.00%) Network Security
4 17 (44.74%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Analyst
2 28 (73.68%) Security Analyst
3 21 (55.26%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 35 (92.11%) PKI
2 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.16%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Kalman Filter
2 34 (89.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 29 (76.32%) ITIL
4 25 (65.79%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (65.79%) SIEM
5 20 (52.63%) Security Patching
6 18 (47.37%) Service Delivery
7 17 (44.74%) Migration
8 13 (34.21%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) CISSP
2 27 (71.05%) CISM
2 27 (71.05%) CISMP
3 25 (65.79%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (39.47%) CCENT
5 3 (7.89%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (92.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (52.63%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco
1 35 (92.11%) CheckPoint
2 32 (84.21%) Clearswift
3 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Sophos
5 1 (2.63%) Qualys
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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