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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 247 226 222
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing Lumension 20 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.47% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
Average daily rate
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£438 £338 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £386 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £338 £463
% change year-on-year
+31.48% -27.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4656 4642 4097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.27% 47.67% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2315 1989
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 268 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
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 17 April 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 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 13 £425 -3.40% 1
Berkshire +12 6 £490 +40.00% 2
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 54 (98.18%) Security Cleared
2 47 (85.45%) VMware
3 39 (70.91%) Windows
4 37 (67.27%) DV Cleared
5 36 (65.45%) SQL
5 36 (65.45%) McAfee
6 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
8 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
8 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
9 22 (40.00%) Windows Vista
9 22 (40.00%) HP
10 21 (38.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
11 20 (36.36%) Oracle
12 18 (32.73%) Firewall
13 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
13 17 (30.91%) MSI
14 16 (29.09%) Citrix
15 15 (27.27%) XenApp
16 13 (23.64%) XenDesktop
16 13 (23.64%) NetScaler
16 13 (23.64%) Wyse
16 13 (23.64%) AppSense
16 13 (23.64%) PKI
16 13 (23.64%) Dell
17 12 (21.82%) SCCM
18 10 (18.18%) ITIL
18 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) Firewall
2 13 (23.64%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) X.400
4 1 (1.82%) X.500
4 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) MSI
2 2 (3.64%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Network Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.64%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.82%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) PKI
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.73%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Service Management
3 4 (7.27%) High Availability
4 3 (5.45%) Line Management
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.45%) Operations Management
4 3 (5.45%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (5.45%) Change Management
4 3 (5.45%) Validation
5 2 (3.64%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.82%) Information Security
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.82%) BCP
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.82%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) VBScript
4 3 (5.45%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
5 1 (1.82%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (98.18%) Security Cleared
2 37 (67.27%) DV Cleared
3 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.91%) MCP
5 6 (10.91%) MCSE
6 4 (7.27%) MCSA
6 4 (7.27%) MCITP
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
1 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
3 15 (27.27%) XenApp
4 13 (23.64%) XenDesktop
5 9 (16.36%) vSphere
6 4 (7.27%) Firmware
7 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (21.82%) SCCM
3 9 (16.36%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (10.91%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.45%) SCOM
6 2 (3.64%) ARCserve
6 2 (3.64%) Unicenter
6 2 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.82%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) VMware
2 36 (65.45%) McAfee
3 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
4 22 (40.00%) HP
5 20 (36.36%) Oracle
6 16 (29.09%) Citrix
7 13 (23.64%) Dell
7 13 (23.64%) AppSense
7 13 (23.64%) Wyse
8 7 (12.73%) Sophos
9 2 (3.64%) CA
9 2 (3.64%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.82%) Websense
10 1 (1.82%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) IBM
10 1 (1.82%) Brocade
10 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.82%) Imperva
10 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint