Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 342 371
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 -4
Contract jobs citing Lumension 14 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.085% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 8
South East median daily rate £428 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.14% +29.63% +10.20%
10th Percentile £365 £290 £195
90th Percentile £495 £470 £447
England median daily rate £465 £355 £255
% change year-on-year +30.99% +39.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 - £18.28

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 7,792 7,930 8,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.11% 48.40% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,513 4,507 4,960
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £255 £238 £228
90th Percentile £578 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 342 404
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +1.47% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.80 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £45.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -27 8 £465 +35.96% 1
Thames Valley +5 6 £365 -2.67% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £365 -
Berkshire -5 3 £500 +25.00% 1
Lumension
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
5 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 8 (57.14%) DNS
7 7 (50.00%) HP
7 7 (50.00%) McAfee
7 7 (50.00%) NetApp
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 6 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (42.86%) Firewall
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
8 6 (42.86%) MSI
8 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (35.71%) SQL
9 5 (35.71%) SCCM
9 5 (35.71%) SCOM
9 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO

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 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MSI
2 4 (28.57%) Toad
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%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
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 Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Security Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) HP Storage
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
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%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) 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
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) SCOM
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) OVSD
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) McAfee
3 7 (50.00%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) LogRhythm
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu