Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 369 368
Rank change year-on-year +31 -1 -41
Contract jobs citing Lumension 22 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 21
South East median daily rate £342 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.42% +6.47% +2.41%
10th Percentile £206 £254 £265
90th Percentile £470 £525 £600
England median daily rate £363 £275 £425
% change year-on-year +31.82% -35.29% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £44.00
England median hourly rate - £20.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year - -32.20% +34.09%

Lumension 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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7821 9085 9254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.70% 48.76% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4321 5387 5034
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 411 477
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.83% +9.34%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.25 £42.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 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
Hampshire +32 16 £356 -25.05%
Thames Valley +4 6 £300 +14.29%
Berkshire +31 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £270 +2.86%
Lumension
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Lumension.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (72.73%) DV Cleared
4 15 (68.18%) McAfee
5 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
6 13 (59.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (59.09%) VMware
7 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (45.45%) Firewall
10 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
11 8 (36.36%) MSI
11 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
12 6 (27.27%) HP
12 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
13 5 (22.73%) SCCM
13 5 (22.73%) QA
13 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
13 5 (22.73%) BitLocker
13 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 5 (22.73%) SQL
13 5 (22.73%) ITIL
14 4 (18.18%) Oracle
14 4 (18.18%) Cisco
14 4 (18.18%) SAN
14 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
14 4 (18.18%) Information Security

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 (13.64%) Documentum
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.55%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
4 3 (13.64%) Disk Encryption
4 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Process Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) SIEM
6 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.55%) Statistics
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 16 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) BitLocker
4 3 (13.64%) ProxySG
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) SCCM
3 4 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (9.09%) SCOM
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.55%) SCDPM
5 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) McAfee
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Sophos
6 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Borland
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas