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 West 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 West 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 140 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Lumension 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.067% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1490 1068 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.35% 44.74% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 608 872
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 57 126
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lumension across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lumension across the South West region.

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Lumension
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware