Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 January 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 342 364
Rank change year-on-year +24 +22 -52
Contract jobs citing Lumension 51 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.058% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 15
South East median daily rate £300 £235 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% +38.24% -51.43%
10th Percentile £261 £206 £155
90th Percentile £502 £342 £398
England median daily rate £363 £328 £170
% change year-on-year +10.52% +92.94% -51.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £63.00
England median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,838 7,507 8,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.50% 48.71% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,575 4,324 4,868
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +5.07%
10th Percentile £234 £231 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 376 448
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.43% -18.93% +18.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.48 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +6.06%

Lumension
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Lumension as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Lumension in the South East

Lumension
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lumension in the South East

Lumension
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lumension in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lumension in the South East

Lumension
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lumension within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Hampshire +22 25 £470 +73.91% 1
Thames Valley +3 22 £275 +17.02% 3
Buckinghamshire -11 13 £273 +15.96% 2
Berkshire -2 8 £275 - 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Lumension
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Lumension.

1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Security Cleared
3 40 (78.43%) DV Cleared
3 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
4 32 (62.75%) McAfee
5 31 (60.78%) PowerShell
6 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (54.90%) VMware
7 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (50.98%) Windows Vista
8 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
9 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
10 23 (45.10%) Firewall
11 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (41.18%) MSI
12 21 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 18 (35.29%) SQL
13 18 (35.29%) Oracle
14 16 (31.37%) HP
15 15 (29.41%) ITIL
15 15 (29.41%) vSphere
15 15 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (27.45%) BitLocker
17 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
18 10 (19.61%) McAfee ePO
19 9 (17.65%) Borland
20 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
21 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
21 7 (13.73%) QA
22 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing

Lumension
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MSI
2 4 (7.84%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 1 (1.96%) French Language
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (17.65%) Build Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 8 (15.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared Application Packager
8 2 (3.92%) SCCM Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) PKI
2 4 (7.84%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (50.98%) Windows Vista
4 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Disk Encryption
2 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 5 (9.80%) Change Management
3 5 (9.80%) Process Architecture
3 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
3 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
4 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (7.84%) Information Security
4 4 (7.84%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (7.84%) Security Operations
4 4 (7.84%) Software Distribution
4 4 (7.84%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.92%) Defect Management
6 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.96%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (1.96%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) PowerShell
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (86.27%) Security Cleared
2 40 (78.43%) DV Cleared
3 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
2 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (29.41%) vSphere
4 14 (27.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (19.61%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (11.76%) SCCM
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.96%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.96%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) McAfee
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
4 18 (35.29%) Oracle
5 16 (31.37%) HP
6 9 (17.65%) Borland
7 4 (7.84%) Gemalto
7 4 (7.84%) Trustwave
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix
9 1 (1.96%) CommVault
9 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.96%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.96%) RedGate
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.96%) Veeam
9 1 (1.96%) Wonderware