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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 122 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Lumension 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £563 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +27.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £288 £470
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -38.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.47% -
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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
1069 979 992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.52% 40.01% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 441 478
Average daily rate £375 £367 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £225
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 36 22 28
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £10.00 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.34 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP