The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 South East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lumension
Rank 224 221 249
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Contract jobs citing Lumension 22 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.16% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.34% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Average daily rate £338 £435 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +14.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-27.02% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4741 4129 5387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 48.61% 50.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2014 2342
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £201 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 324 370
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Lumension
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 1 £350 -19.54% 1
Lumension
England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (67.74%) Citrix
5 20 (64.52%) ITIL
6 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
7 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
7 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
7 17 (54.84%) Service Management
7 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
9 14 (45.16%) McAfee
9 14 (45.16%) Linux
10 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
10 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (41.94%) McAfee ePO
11 12 (38.71%) DV Cleared
11 12 (38.71%) UNIX
12 10 (32.26%) SCOM
12 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (29.03%) vSphere
13 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
13 9 (29.03%) XenDesktop
13 9 (29.03%) XML
13 9 (29.03%) MCP
13 9 (29.03%) Perl
13 9 (29.03%) MCSE

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
1 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (22.58%) Lync
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Documentum
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
2 5 (16.13%) NAS
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) ICMP
2 5 (16.13%) SMTP
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 3 (9.68%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) StarTeam
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Platform Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Citrix Support
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Support Specialist
5 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Support
6 3 (9.68%) IT Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
1 6 (19.35%) CESG
2 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
2 5 (16.13%) PKI
3 4 (12.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) UNIX
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Service Management
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
2 9 (29.03%) Perl
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
3 12 (38.71%) DV Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) MCP
4 9 (29.03%) MCSE
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) vSphere
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
2 9 (29.03%) XenDesktop
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (32.26%) SCOM
3 9 (29.03%) NetBackup
3 9 (29.03%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.68%) SCCM
5 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Citrix
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) McAfee
5 9 (29.03%) NetApp
5 9 (29.03%) Sophos
5 9 (29.03%) Symantec
5 9 (29.03%) AppSense
6 8 (25.81%) HP
7 5 (16.13%) StorageTek
7 5 (16.13%) Sun
8 3 (9.68%) Veeam
8 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.23%) Altiris
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco
9 1 (3.23%) Borland
9 1 (3.23%) CA
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