The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lumension 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 Lumension over the 3 months to 1 May 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 Lumension Security, Inc.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lumension
Rank 621 612 579
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs citing Lumension 43 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.062% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 13
Average daily rate £428 £464 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +48.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £163 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £464 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +37.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £20.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +43.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year
-32.20% +43.46%

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
24678 25705 24586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.15% 45.31% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15154 14630 13836
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 1121 1066
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Lumension
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lumension Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lumension
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lumension Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lumension
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lumension within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Lumension Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lumension
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Lumension Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lumension
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 41 £453 +3.42% 2
South East -15 16 £475 +8.57%
Hampshire +3 13 £475 +11.76%
Hook +4 9 £475 +10.14%
North West -8 6 £280 +62.31%
London - 6 £300 - 2
North East - 5 £235 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £235 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £235 -
East Midlands +9 4 £538 -
Manchester -4 4 £280 +68.42%
Derbyshire - 4 £538 -
Herefordshire - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East of England +9 2 - -
Lancashire +1 2 - -
Norwich -5 2 - -
Norfolk -6 2 - -
Scotland -18 2 £265 -55.83%
Renfrewshire - 2 £265 -
Erskine - 2 £265 -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £538 -
Hereford - 2 - -
Chorley - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - -
Staines - 1 £280 -
Salford - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £280 -
Bristol - 1 £550 -

Lumension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
4 31 (49.21%) Intel Security
5 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 25 (39.68%) DV Cleared
7 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (30.16%) SQL
8 19 (30.16%) VMware
9 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 16 (25.40%) PowerShell
11 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.22%) Oracle
12 14 (22.22%) Symantec
12 14 (22.22%) SCCM
12 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (20.63%) MSI
13 13 (20.63%) HP
13 13 (20.63%) VBScript
13 13 (20.63%) DHCP
14 12 (19.05%) Service Management
15 11 (17.46%) Firewall
15 11 (17.46%) Citrix
15 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
15 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (15.87%) Windows Vista
16 10 (15.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 10 (15.87%) DNS

Lumension
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) ArcGIS
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) DHCP
2 11 (17.46%) Firewall
3 10 (15.87%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) SMTP
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.35%) GIS
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MSI
2 4 (6.35%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.35%) InstallShield
2 4 (6.35%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Security Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) DBA
5 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared DBA
5 5 (7.94%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
2 4 (6.35%) Dojo
2 4 (6.35%) GWT
2 4 (6.35%) J2EE
2 4 (6.35%) JSF
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.17%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.87%) Linux
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Vista
6 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.35%) Unix
7 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Service Management
2 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
3 9 (14.29%) ITIL
4 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 5 (7.94%) Security Management
8 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Database Tuning
8 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.35%) ITSM
8 4 (6.35%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.35%) Process Management
8 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) PowerShell
3 13 (20.63%) VBScript
4 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) C
6 4 (6.35%) Java
6 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (39.68%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (7.94%) MCSE
7 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
7 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (4.76%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.76%) CCNA
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (12.70%) vSphere
4 6 (9.52%) BitLocker
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) SCCM
2 10 (15.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (9.52%) WSUS
6 4 (6.35%) Perfmon
7 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.17%) SCOM
9 1 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Intel Security
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.16%) VMware
4 14 (22.22%) Oracle
4 14 (22.22%) Symantec
5 13 (20.63%) HP
6 11 (17.46%) Citrix
7 9 (14.29%) AppSense
8 6 (9.52%) Sophos
9 4 (6.35%) Altiris
9 4 (6.35%) ESRI
9 4 (6.35%) Fujitsu
9 4 (6.35%) Google
9 4 (6.35%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.35%) Trustwave
10 3 (4.76%) Acronis
10 3 (4.76%) Becrypt
10 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
11 2 (3.17%) Remedy
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