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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lumension
Rank 260 233 237
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs citing Lumension 15 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.51% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
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£170 £450 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +46.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £388 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £466 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-40.24% +26.15%
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
4788 4339 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.76% 46.67% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2746 2252 2159
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 246 264
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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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
Oxfordshire - 7 £160 -
Hampshire -1 5 £420 -6.66%
Berkshire -7 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £245 -
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Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (53.57%) VMware
5 15 (53.57%) DV Cleared
6 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
9 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
9 11 (39.29%) Citrix
10 10 (35.71%) HP
10 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
10 10 (35.71%) SQL
11 9 (32.14%) McAfee
11 9 (32.14%) SCCM
11 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
12 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 7 (25.00%) DHCP
12 7 (25.00%) Acronis
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Vista
13 6 (21.43%) vSphere
14 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 5 (17.86%) IIS
14 5 (17.86%) MS Office
14 5 (17.86%) ITIL
14 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) SMTP
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) X.400
3 1 (3.57%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) StarTeam
1 2 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Support
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) ArcSight Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 2 (7.14%) Software Packaging
1 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Vista
6 4 (14.29%) UNIX
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) CRM
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
2 3 (10.71%) ITSM
2 3 (10.71%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) DV Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (21.43%) vSphere
5 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) OVSD
4 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (7.14%) ARCserve
4 2 (7.14%) Unicenter
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Citrix
4 10 (35.71%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) McAfee
6 7 (25.00%) Acronis
6 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) NetApp
8 2 (7.14%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
8 2 (7.14%) Wyse
8 2 (7.14%) AppSense
8 2 (7.14%) Brocade