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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 217 221 221
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Lumension 36 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.14% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.31% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £266 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £446
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -24.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4452 3893 3726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.01% 46.35% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 1928 1748
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 227 322
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 18 £323 - 5
Berkshire +9 9 £535 +174.35% 2
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 57 (98.28%) Security Cleared
2 48 (82.76%) VMware
3 46 (79.31%) Windows
4 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (67.24%) McAfee
6 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
7 33 (56.90%) DV Cleared
8 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 28 (48.28%) SQL
11 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
12 24 (41.38%) SC Cleared
13 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
14 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
15 20 (34.48%) ITIL
16 19 (32.76%) HP
17 18 (31.03%) McAfee ePO
18 17 (29.31%) Windows Vista
18 17 (29.31%) MSI
18 17 (29.31%) Firewall
19 16 (27.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
19 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (27.59%) Oracle
19 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
20 15 (25.86%) Backup Exec
20 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
21 14 (24.14%) Sophos
21 14 (24.14%) Citrix
22 13 (22.41%) Linux
23 12 (20.69%) MCSE

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (36.21%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.17%) Lync
4 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) Firewall
2 9 (15.52%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.17%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) SMTP
4 1 (1.72%) X.400
4 1 (1.72%) X.500
4 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MSI
2 2 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Build Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Team Leader
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Security Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Network Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) XML
1 4 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (29.31%) Windows Vista
4 13 (22.41%) Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.45%) UNIX
8 2 (3.45%) VMS
9 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.69%) Service Management
4 7 (12.07%) Validation
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (10.34%) Operations Management
5 6 (10.34%) Change Management
6 5 (8.62%) Line Management
7 4 (6.90%) High Availability
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.45%) Network Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.72%) Security Management
10 1 (1.72%) Migration
10 1 (1.72%) SIEM
10 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.72%) Boundary Protection
10 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.72%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) VBScript
4 3 (5.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (56.90%) DV Cleared
3 24 (41.38%) SC Cleared
4 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (20.69%) MCSE
5 12 (20.69%) MCP
6 4 (6.90%) MCITP
6 4 (6.90%) MCSA
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
4 12 (20.69%) XenApp
5 9 (15.52%) XenDesktop
5 9 (15.52%) Firmware
6 6 (10.34%) vSphere
7 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (27.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (25.86%) Backup Exec
4 10 (17.24%) SCCM
5 5 (8.62%) SCOM
6 3 (5.17%) Unicenter
6 3 (5.17%) MOM
6 3 (5.17%) ARCserve
6 3 (5.17%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (5.17%) HP SIM
6 3 (5.17%) SCDPM
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) VMware
2 39 (67.24%) McAfee
3 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.76%) HP
5 16 (27.59%) Oracle
6 14 (24.14%) Sophos
6 14 (24.14%) Citrix
7 9 (15.52%) AppSense
7 9 (15.52%) Dell
7 9 (15.52%) Wyse
8 3 (5.17%) CA
8 3 (5.17%) Cisco
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
8 3 (5.17%) Remedy
9 2 (3.45%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.72%) IBM
10 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.72%) Websense
10 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.72%) Proofpoint
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