The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 2 December 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 Kaspersky Lab.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 616 640 631
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.021% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -41.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £190 -
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22888 23667 25669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.62% 42.60% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13962 13919 15119
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 879 987 1246
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Kaspersky as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kaspersky
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK.

Kaspersky Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kaspersky
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Kaspersky Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kaspersky
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK.

Kaspersky Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 10 £250 +31.57% 3
South East - 6 £500 - 2
Hampshire - 5 £500 -
East of England - 3 £250 -
Brentwood - 2 £250 -
Essex - 2 £250 -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -
Surrey - 1 £525 -
London - 1 £120 - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £125 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £125 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Kaspersky.

1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Firewall
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 13 (52.00%) Splunk
4 11 (44.00%) Gemalto
4 11 (44.00%) Apache
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) NetApp
4 11 (44.00%) Network Architecture
5 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 10 (40.00%) JBoss
6 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
6 9 (36.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) Tripwire
6 9 (36.00%) PA-DSS
6 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 8 (32.00%) Security Operations
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (24.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (24.00%) VPN
9 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
11 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (16.00%) HP

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) Apache
2 10 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.00%) CMS
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.00%) InDesign
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 2 (8.00%) Broadband
4 2 (8.00%) DMZ
4 2 (8.00%) Intranet
4 2 (8.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
1 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Architect
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) Online Games
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) UML
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 8 (32.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SEO
5 2 (8.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCENT
3 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISMP
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) CLAS
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) PA-DSS
1 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) UAG
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) DameWare
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Opsview
2 1 (4.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
1 13 (52.00%) Splunk
2 11 (44.00%) Gemalto
2 11 (44.00%) NetApp
3 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (36.00%) Tripwire
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) Adobe
8 3 (12.00%) F5
9 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix
9 2 (8.00%) HEAT Software
9 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
9 2 (8.00%) Sage
9 2 (8.00%) Symantec
9 2 (8.00%) VMware
10 1 (4.00%) Google
10 1 (4.00%) Veeam