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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 18 December 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kaspersky
Rank 603 548 535
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -13
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 5 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.041% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.088% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £150 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £125
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +129.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +175.00%

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
25061 23943 23772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 46.33% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14926 13599 12338
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1125 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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
England -45 5 £313 +108.33% 4
London +20 4 £325 +150.00% 1
South East -37 1 £300 +50.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Diss - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Witney - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (86.67%) Windows XP
2 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) SAN
4 8 (53.33%) NAS
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (46.67%) Replication
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Veeam
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) MS Office
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 6 (40.00%) DNS

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kaspersky 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 Kaspersky. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
1 8 (53.33%) NAS
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) FTP
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (86.67%) Windows XP
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 8
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Project Management
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL
1 1 (6.67%) ITSM
1 1 (6.67%) Service Management
1 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
1 1 (6.67%) Network Design
1 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (6.67%) Time Management
1 1 (6.67%) Network Management
1 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Citrix
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Veeam
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec
4 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Novell
6 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (6.67%) Kaseya
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