Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lumension products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Lumension over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Lumension Security, Inc.

Lumension
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 784 813 832
Rank change year-on-year +29 +19 -83
Contract jobs citing Lumension 67 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.054% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 22
England median daily rate £370 £255 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.10% +10.87% -36.11%
10th Percentile £270 £170 £155
90th Percentile £558 £450 £430
UK median daily rate £363 £235 £250
% change year-on-year +54.26% -6.00% -30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £19.50 -

Lumension is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40625 44273 44639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.81% 45.20% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 27361 26823
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1550 1921
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.38
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Lumension
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Lumension as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Lumension in England

Lumension
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lumension in England

Lumension
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lumension in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lumension in England

Lumension
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lumension in England

Lumension
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 Lumension within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +38 41 £346 +47.23% 2
London -42 12 £475 +31.03%
North of England +67 9 £450 +143.24% 1
North West +20 9 £450 - 1
East of England -11 3 £425 - 1
Midlands +23 1 £360 -31.43%
South West - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £360 -
Lumension
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lumension 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 Lumension.

1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
2 46 (68.66%) Security Cleared
3 45 (67.16%) McAfee
4 41 (61.19%) DV Cleared
5 36 (53.73%) VMware
6 35 (52.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (43.28%) PowerShell
8 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
9 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (34.33%) Windows Server
11 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (31.34%) Windows Vista
12 21 (31.34%) Firewall
13 20 (29.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 20 (29.85%) HP
13 20 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
14 18 (26.87%) SQL
15 17 (25.37%) MSI
15 17 (25.37%) SCCM
16 16 (23.88%) Cisco
17 15 (22.39%) ITIL
18 14 (20.90%) Oracle
18 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
19 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
20 12 (17.91%) VMware ESXi
21 10 (14.93%) Information Security
21 10 (14.93%) SAN
21 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
22 9 (13.43%) vSphere

Lumension
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 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) Documentum
3 3 (4.48%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.46%) Office 365
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) Firewall
2 10 (14.93%) SAN
3 9 (13.43%) DNS
4 8 (11.94%) Skype
5 7 (10.45%) DHCP
6 5 (7.46%) WAN
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (5.97%) LAN
7 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.99%) VPN
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.49%) Internet
9 1 (1.49%) IPsec
9 1 (1.49%) IPv4
9 1 (1.49%) NAS
9 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.49%) SNMP
9 1 (1.49%) SSL
9 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) GIS
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) MSI
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.49%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
1 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) French Language
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Military
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (11.94%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (5.97%) Build Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.97%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (2.99%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (8.96%) PKI
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) NHS
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) EFT
7 1 (1.49%) FMCG
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (34.33%) Windows Server
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (31.34%) Windows Vista
6 8 (11.94%) Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.97%) SUSE
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) Unix
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Information Security
3 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (11.94%) Security Operations
4 7 (10.45%) Identity Management
4 7 (10.45%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (10.45%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.96%) Disk Encryption
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
5 6 (8.96%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.96%) Software Deployment
5 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.46%) Change Management
6 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (7.46%) Process Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) PowerShell
2 18 (26.87%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) VBScript
4 2 (2.99%) C
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (68.66%) Security Cleared
2 41 (61.19%) DV Cleared
3 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 2 (2.99%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) CISM
7 1 (1.49%) CISSP
7 1 (1.49%) GIAC
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB
7 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 6 (8.96%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.49%) NIST 800
System Software
1 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
2 35 (52.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.91%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (13.43%) BitLocker
4 9 (13.43%) vSphere
5 4 (5.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.49%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.49%) XenApp
7 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
1 20 (29.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (25.37%) SCCM
3 9 (13.43%) WSUS
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (5.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.99%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.49%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (1.49%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.49%) SCOM
8 1 (1.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) McAfee
2 36 (53.73%) VMware
3 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.85%) HP
5 16 (23.88%) Cisco
6 14 (20.90%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) Citrix
7 7 (10.45%) Trustwave
8 6 (8.96%) Clearswift
8 6 (8.96%) Sophos
8 6 (8.96%) Symantec
9 4 (5.97%) Borland
9 4 (5.97%) CA
9 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.97%) IronPort
9 4 (5.97%) Micro Focus
9 4 (5.97%) MobileIron
9 4 (5.97%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.48%) Red Hat