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 26 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 Kaspersky Lab.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kaspersky
Rank 127 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.039% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.082% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £100 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - £29.50
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
1370 1221 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.55% 48.00% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 721 527
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.22% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kaspersky across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Kaspersky Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 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
(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 -
Warwickshire - 1 £250 -
Kaspersky
England

Kaspersky
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Dell KACE
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell KACE
3 1 (20.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow