The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 23 January 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 Lumension Security, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 119 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Lumension 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% 0.39% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.94% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £446
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £446
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -24.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
931 954 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.11% 41.55% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 428 487
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Lumension Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Lumension
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Lumension 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 Lumension.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Lumension 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 Lumension. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix