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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lumension
Rank 249 223 233
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing Lumension 8 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.80% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 2
Average daily rate £170 £438 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.14% +64.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-53.33% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
Lumension
England

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
4096 4498 3920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 47.50% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2356 2327 1934
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 212 226
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lumension across the South East region.

Lumension Hourly Rate Trend 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £170 -
Berkshire -5 1 - -
Lumension
England

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 10 (41.67%) DHCP
6 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
7 9 (37.50%) Acronis
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 9 (37.50%) VMware
8 8 (33.33%) HP
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) Citrix
11 5 (20.83%) Firewall
11 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.83%) vSphere
12 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.67%) SCCM
12 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 4 (16.67%) Service Management
12 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
12 4 (16.67%) Intel Security
12 4 (16.67%) MSI

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
2 3 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (8.33%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 9 (37.50%) Network Support
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Support
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
5 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 3 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (12.50%) Unicenter
4 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
5 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Acronis
2 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) Intel Security
7 3 (12.50%) arcserve
7 3 (12.50%) Brocade
7 3 (12.50%) CA
8 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds