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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kaspersky
Rank 126 128 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 29 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 0.45% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £125
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £8.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +384.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +90.00%
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
1786 1346 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.76% 43.14% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 647 494
Average daily rate £400 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 108 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 May 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
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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 +8 28 £325 +4.00% 2
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 28 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (81.25%) PKI
2 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (81.25%) SSL
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) CheckPoint
2 26 (81.25%) Clearswift
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 24 (75.00%) CISM
3 24 (75.00%) CISSP
4 22 (68.75%) CISMP
5 21 (65.63%) SIEM
5 21 (65.63%) ITIL
6 20 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (59.38%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (50.00%) Network Security
9 15 (46.88%) CCENT
9 15 (46.88%) QA
10 13 (40.63%) Migration
10 13 (40.63%) VMware
10 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
10 13 (40.63%) Citrix
10 13 (40.63%) WAN
11 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (12.50%) Security Management
12 4 (12.50%) Information Security
13 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
13 3 (9.38%) Symantec

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
1 26 (81.25%) SSL
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Network Security
3 13 (40.63%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Analyst
2 22 (68.75%) Security Analyst
3 16 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) PKI
2 3 (9.38%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
2 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 21 (65.63%) SIEM
3 21 (65.63%) ITIL
4 19 (59.38%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (40.63%) Migration
5 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
6 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (12.50%) Security Management
7 4 (12.50%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) CISM
1 24 (75.00%) CISSP
2 22 (68.75%) CISMP
3 20 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (46.88%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (46.88%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
1 26 (81.25%) CheckPoint
1 26 (81.25%) Clearswift
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 13 (40.63%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) McAfee
4 2 (6.25%) Qualys
4 2 (6.25%) Websense
4 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.13%) IronPort
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