The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lumension over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 225 209 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Lumension 30 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.68% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 1
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£470 £300 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £338 £438
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4620 4257 3670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.11% 47.63% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 2059 1691
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 262 327
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Lumension
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lumension across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Lumension Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Lumension
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Hampshire -8 16 £338 - 1
Berkshire +10 12 £518 +89.90% 1
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 65 (98.48%) Security Cleared
2 56 (84.85%) VMware
3 51 (77.27%) Windows
4 44 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (63.64%) McAfee
6 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
7 38 (57.58%) SQL
7 38 (57.58%) DV Cleared
8 36 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
9 31 (46.97%) PowerShell
10 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
10 25 (37.88%) Hyper-V
10 25 (37.88%) HP
11 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 21 (31.82%) Oracle
12 21 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 21 (31.82%) Windows Vista
13 20 (30.30%) Firewall
13 20 (30.30%) ITIL
14 19 (28.79%) MSI
15 18 (27.27%) Citrix
16 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (24.24%) XenApp
16 16 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
17 15 (22.73%) Backup Exec
17 15 (22.73%) Service Delivery
18 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
19 13 (19.70%) Linux

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) Lync
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) Firewall
2 11 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (7.58%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) X.400
4 1 (1.52%) X.500
4 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) MSI
2 4 (6.06%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Build Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 7 (10.61%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.52%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.52%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) HTML
1 4 (6.06%) XML
1 4 (6.06%) Application Packaging
1 4 (6.06%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (77.27%) Windows
2 44 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (31.82%) Windows Vista
4 13 (19.70%) Linux
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000
6 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 7 (10.61%) ITIL V3
4 7 (10.61%) Validation
4 7 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (9.09%) Change Management
5 6 (9.09%) Operations Management
6 5 (7.58%) Line Management
7 4 (6.06%) High Availability
8 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.52%) Information Security
10 1 (1.52%) Migration
10 1 (1.52%) BCP
10 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.52%) SIEM
10 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.52%) Boundary Protection
10 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.58%) VBScript
3 5 (7.58%) VB
4 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (98.48%) Security Cleared
2 38 (57.58%) DV Cleared
3 25 (37.88%) SC Cleared
4 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (18.18%) MCP
5 12 (18.18%) MCSE
6 4 (6.06%) MCSA
6 4 (6.06%) MCITP
7 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 36 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (37.88%) Hyper-V
3 16 (24.24%) XenApp
4 11 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 11 (16.67%) vSphere
5 9 (13.64%) Firmware
6 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.03%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (24.24%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (22.73%) Backup Exec
4 13 (19.70%) SCCM
5 5 (7.58%) ARCserve
5 5 (7.58%) Unicenter
6 4 (6.06%) SCOM
6 4 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (6.06%) HP SIM
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (4.55%) MOM
8 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) VMware
2 42 (63.64%) McAfee
3 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 25 (37.88%) HP
5 21 (31.82%) Oracle
6 18 (27.27%) Citrix
7 13 (19.70%) Sophos
8 11 (16.67%) Wyse
8 11 (16.67%) Dell
8 11 (16.67%) AppSense
9 5 (7.58%) CA
10 3 (4.55%) Cisco
10 3 (4.55%) Symantec
10 3 (4.55%) Remedy
11 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.52%) Websense
12 1 (1.52%) IBM
12 1 (1.52%) SAP
12 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.52%) Brocade
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