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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lumension
Rank 222 228 232
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Lumension 21 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
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£450 £308 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £294 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £322 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £325 £385
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -
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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
4307 4272 4879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 48.86% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2233 2162 2121
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 263 294
Average hourly rate £16.72 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +2 12 £450 +55.17% 2
Berkshire +14 7 £400 - 1
Kent - - - -
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England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 29 (93.55%) Security Cleared
2 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
4 20 (64.52%) Windows 7
5 16 (51.61%) McAfee
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (48.39%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (38.71%) Sophos
7 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
8 10 (32.26%) Citrix
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
10 8 (25.81%) vSphere
10 8 (25.81%) UNIX
10 8 (25.81%) Solaris
10 8 (25.81%) Security Management
11 7 (22.58%) AppSense
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
13 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
13 5 (16.13%) ITIL
14 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (12.90%) SCCM
14 4 (12.90%) Lync
15 3 (9.68%) PowerShell

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Lync
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Documentum
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.23%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Architect
1 5 (16.13%) Security Specialist
2 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Integration Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Vista
5 8 (25.81%) UNIX
5 8 (25.81%) Solaris
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) VMS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Security Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Information Security
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Network Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) Security Cleared
2 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
2 8 (25.81%) vSphere
3 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) MOM
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (6.45%) SCDPM
4 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.23%) Unicenter
5 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) McAfee
4 12 (38.71%) Sophos
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
6 7 (22.58%) AppSense
7 3 (9.68%) CA
8 2 (6.45%) Borland
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco
8 2 (6.45%) Altiris
8 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) Remedy
9 1 (3.23%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
9 1 (3.23%) Adobe
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Apple
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