The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lumension
Rank 131 104 82
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -22
Contract jobs citing Lumension 3 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.24% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.60% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 13
Average daily rate
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- £525 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.87 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +32.25%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 997 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.21% 40.43% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 452 432
Average daily rate £350 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 62
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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

Lumension
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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense