The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kaspersky over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Kaspersky
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 593 585
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8  
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 7 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.097% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
Median daily rate £500 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.84% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £200 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £438 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £388 £323
% change year-on-year +29.03% +20.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 -

Kaspersky is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18223 21574 22209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.80% 43.67% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11367 13293 12833
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 762 952
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.03 £50.00 £42.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Kaspersky
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Kaspersky as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Kaspersky in England

Kaspersky
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kaspersky in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kaspersky in England

Kaspersky
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kaspersky in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kaspersky in England

Kaspersky
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kaspersky in England

Kaspersky
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East - 4 £500 - 2
North West +21 2 - -
West Midlands +14 1 £225 -10.00%
Kaspersky
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the England region with a requirement for Kaspersky.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) NetApp
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) JBoss
3 8 (61.54%) Apache
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Tripwire
3 8 (61.54%) Network Architecture
3 8 (61.54%) Gemalto
3 8 (61.54%) Splunk
4 7 (53.85%) PA-DSS
4 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
4 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
4 7 (53.85%) UML
5 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) F5
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
5 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure

Kaspersky
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) 3G
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Architect
3 4 (30.77%) IT Architect
3 4 (30.77%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Network Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) PA-DSS
1 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) DameWare
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Gemalto
2 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) Splunk
2 8 (61.54%) Tripwire
3 6 (46.15%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Kaseya
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) Google
7 1 (7.69%) HP
Hook, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £475 per day
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Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
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