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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Kaspersky Lab.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 157 165 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.085% 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Kaspersky
England

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
1613 1814 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.72% 40.52% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1045 819
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 106
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Kaspersky as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester -17 3 £375 +7.14%
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky 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 North West region with a requirement for Kaspersky.

1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (75.00%) CISMP
4 9 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (75.00%) CISSP
4 9 (75.00%) Clearswift
5 8 (66.67%) SSL
5 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (66.67%) SIEM
5 8 (66.67%) SmoothWall
5 8 (66.67%) PKI
5 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (66.67%) CCENT
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (58.33%) Threat Management
6 7 (58.33%) CISM
6 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 7 (58.33%) ITIL
7 6 (50.00%) WAN
7 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (50.00%) Migration
7 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
7 6 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (50.00%) CLAS
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (25.00%) CCNP

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 8 (66.67%) SSL
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) DMZ
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security Manager
1 9 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (25.00%) ICT Assistant
2 3 (25.00%) ICT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Assistant IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
2 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Threat Management
4 6 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
4 6 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (16.67%) Network Design
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISMP
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) CCENT
3 7 (58.33%) CISM
4 6 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (50.00%) CLAS
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) CISA
7 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SmoothWall
2 1 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Clearswift
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) VMware