Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 368 338 377
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39 -15
Contract jobs citing Lumension 14 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.081% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 14
South East median daily rate £390 £342 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -24.42% +6.47%
10th Percentile £324 £206 £254
90th Percentile £489 £470 £525
England median daily rate £428 £363 £275
% change year-on-year +17.93% +31.82% -35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 - £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 8,025 7,828 9,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.71% 48.74% 48.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,632 4,319 5,397
South East median daily rate £425 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.83% +4.34% +6.67%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 385 417
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.84%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.70 £47.50 £46.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 8 £465 +30.62% 2
Thames Valley -13 6 £365 +21.64%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £365 +35.13%
Berkshire -14 2 £500 +25.00%
Lumension
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Lumension also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Lumension.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) NetApp
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle
8 5 (35.71%) SCCM
8 5 (35.71%) SCOM
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (35.71%) McAfee
8 5 (35.71%) DNS
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) HP
9 4 (28.57%) ISEB
9 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
9 4 (28.57%) Software 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (28.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) Antivirus Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
4 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) OVSD
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) McAfee
5 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Borland