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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kaspersky
UK
Rank 586 623 610
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.019% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.044% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £506 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £388 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.64% +21.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £8.75 -
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
19931 22574 23889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.40% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12359 13481 13634
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 722 838 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 9 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 1 March 2017. 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 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 +37 5 £506 +68.75% 2
North West +32 2 - -
South East +14 2 £513 -
Fleet - 2 £506 -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £513 -
West Midlands +6 1 £225 +28.57%
Birmingham -4 1 £225 +28.57%
Hook - 1 £513 -

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
3 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
3 10 (58.82%) JBoss
3 10 (58.82%) Apache
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Tripwire
3 10 (58.82%) Network Architecture
3 10 (58.82%) Gemalto
3 10 (58.82%) Splunk
4 8 (47.06%) PA-DSS
4 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
4 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
4 8 (47.06%) UML
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Security Operations
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) F5
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) MCSE
9 3 (17.65%) Symantec
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008

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 10 (58.82%) Apache
1 10 (58.82%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) 3G
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) IT Architect
4 3 (17.65%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Network Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) DevOps
3 7 (41.18%) Security Operations
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) MCP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) PA-DSS
1 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) DameWare
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Gemalto
2 10 (58.82%) NetApp
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 10 (58.82%) Splunk
2 10 (58.82%) Tripwire
3 5 (29.41%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) Kaseya
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Google
7 1 (5.88%) HP