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 22 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 Lumension Security, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 240 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Lumension 14 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
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£425 £440 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £253 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £483 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £277 £389 £440
% change year-on-year
-28.74% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
- +10.41%
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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
4322 4234 4096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.32% 47.29% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 2139 2035
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 323
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 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
Hampshire +1 9 £425 -3.40%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £265 -13.46% 1
Berkshire -8 2 £514 +6.47% 2
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England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (97.83%) Security Cleared
2 38 (82.61%) VMware
3 33 (71.74%) SQL
4 30 (65.22%) Windows
4 30 (65.22%) DV Cleared
5 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
6 23 (50.00%) McAfee
6 23 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
8 20 (43.48%) Citrix
9 19 (41.30%) HP
10 16 (34.78%) XenApp
11 15 (32.61%) SCCM
11 15 (32.61%) Windows Vista
12 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
12 14 (30.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 13 (28.26%) Dell
13 13 (28.26%) Oracle
13 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
13 13 (28.26%) AppSense
13 13 (28.26%) Wyse
13 13 (28.26%) PKI
13 13 (28.26%) NetScaler
14 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
15 11 (23.91%) Firewall
16 10 (21.74%) MSI
17 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Lync
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) NetScaler
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) X.400
4 1 (2.17%) X.500
4 1 (2.17%) SMTP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MSI
2 3 (6.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) Security Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Build Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Application Packaging
1 3 (6.52%) Software Packaging
1 3 (6.52%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) PKI
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Vista
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.70%) UNIX
7 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Service Management
3 3 (6.52%) CRM
3 3 (6.52%) ITSM
3 3 (6.52%) Information Security
3 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.52%) Change Control
4 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.35%) Line Management
4 2 (4.35%) Validation
4 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.17%) BCP
5 1 (2.17%) High Availability
5 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.17%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) VB
4 3 (6.52%) VBA
5 2 (4.35%) VBScript
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (97.83%) Security Cleared
2 30 (65.22%) DV Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 3 (6.52%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 16 (34.78%) XenApp
4 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
5 8 (17.39%) vSphere
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
7 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) SCCM
2 14 (30.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.52%) Unicenter
4 3 (6.52%) ARCserve
4 3 (6.52%) SCOM
4 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.52%) OVSD
5 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
5 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.35%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) VMware
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 23 (50.00%) McAfee
4 20 (43.48%) Citrix
5 19 (41.30%) HP
6 13 (28.26%) Dell
6 13 (28.26%) Oracle
6 13 (28.26%) AppSense
6 13 (28.26%) Wyse
7 4 (8.70%) Sophos
8 3 (6.52%) CA
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 3 (6.52%) ArcSight
9 2 (4.35%) LogRhythm
9 2 (4.35%) Brocade
10 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) Websense
10 1 (2.17%) SAP
10 1 (2.17%) IBM
10 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint
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