The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 140 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.042% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.090% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £95 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
Kaspersky
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1450 1107 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.38% 46.71% 50.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 644 535
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 73 91
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £16.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Kaspersky
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kaspersky Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kaspersky
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kaspersky across the West Midlands region.

Kaspersky Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Kaspersky
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Dudley - 2 £90 -
Staffordshire - 1 £105 - 1
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Kaspersky.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop

Kaspersky
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow