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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 618 635 589
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -46
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 25 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.019% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.044% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 9
Median daily rate £263 £263 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +101.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 24 July 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 20 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 24 July 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 -3 23 £263 - 1
North West -1 10 £375 +15.38%
Manchester -7 10 £375 +15.38%
South East - 5 £350 -
London 0 3 £250 +11.11%
East of England - 3 £175 -
Colchester - 3 £175 -
Essex - 3 £175 -
Hampshire - 2 £525 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £275 -
Leeds -1 1 £275 -
Slough - 1 £125 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £105 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £125 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £175 -
West Midlands - 1 £105 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £105 - 1

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (40.38%) Firewall
2 19 (36.54%) Windows
3 17 (32.69%) Cisco
4 15 (28.85%) Migration
4 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
5 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 12 (23.08%) Linux
7 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
8 10 (19.23%) HP
9 9 (17.31%) SLA
9 9 (17.31%) Apple
9 9 (17.31%) Sophos
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle
9 9 (17.31%) ITIL
9 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (17.31%) Network Security
9 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.38%) CISMP
10 8 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (15.38%) MS Office
10 8 (15.38%) VPN
10 8 (15.38%) Dell
10 8 (15.38%) EMC
10 8 (15.38%) CISSP
10 8 (15.38%) Clearswift
11 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (13.46%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Altiris

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 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) IIS
4 3 (5.77%) Zimbra
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.92%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.92%) InDesign
4 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sage X3
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) Firewall
2 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (17.31%) Network Security
3 8 (15.38%) VPN
4 7 (13.46%) SSL
5 5 (9.62%) WAN
6 3 (5.77%) Broadband
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.77%) DNS
6 3 (5.77%) SAN
6 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.85%) DMZ
7 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.85%) Skype
8 1 (1.92%) ADSL
8 1 (1.92%) DHCP
8 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.92%) Internet
8 1 (1.92%) Intranet
8 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Author
3 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Technical Author
4 4 (7.69%) Documentation Author
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Broadcast Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.77%) ICT Assistant
5 3 (5.77%) ICT Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Telemarketer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) PKI
2 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
3 2 (3.85%) Life Science
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
3 12 (23.08%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.92%) Android
9 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Migration
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (13.46%) Patch Management
3 7 (13.46%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.46%) SIEM
3 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (11.54%) Threat Management
5 5 (9.62%) Application Rationalisation
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.77%) Broadcast Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Security Operations
7 3 (5.77%) UML
8 2 (3.85%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) CISMP
1 8 (15.38%) CISSP
2 7 (13.46%) CCENT
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.54%) CCNA
3 6 (11.54%) CISM
3 6 (11.54%) MCSE
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.62%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (9.62%) CLAS
4 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CCNP
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) MCTS
6 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) CISA
7 1 (1.92%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
2 8 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.77%) PA-DSS
3 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) UAG
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SmoothWall
2 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Opsview
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.92%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.92%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco
2 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) HP
5 9 (17.31%) Apple
5 9 (17.31%) Oracle
5 9 (17.31%) Sophos
6 8 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 8 (15.38%) Dell
6 8 (15.38%) EMC
7 7 (13.46%) Adobe
7 7 (13.46%) Altiris
7 7 (13.46%) Forcepoint
7 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.62%) Splunk
8 5 (9.62%) VMware
9 4 (7.69%) Google
9 4 (7.69%) NetApp
10 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu