Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Kaspersky products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kaspersky over the 6 months to 18 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 Kaspersky Lab.

Kaspersky
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 855 852 864
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 -17
Contract jobs citing Kaspersky 21 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.041% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 9
UK median daily rate £358 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -15.38% +34.02%
10th Percentile £130 £133 £162
90th Percentile £373 £523 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -2.67% +15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kaspersky 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,209 43,904 46,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.08% 45.18% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,661 26,875 27,209
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £233 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,370 1,672 1,942
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Kaspersky
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kaspersky as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kaspersky in the UK

Kaspersky
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kaspersky in the UK

Kaspersky
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kaspersky over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kaspersky in the UK

Kaspersky
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kaspersky in the UK

Kaspersky
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kaspersky within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +8 21 £358 +30.00% 11
UK excluding London -3 11 £365 -2.67% 9
London -21 10 £70 -54.47% 2
East of England -12 3 £130 -48.00% 4
South East -33 3 £330 -34.00%
West Midlands - 3 £365 - 1
Midlands - 3 £365 - 1
North of England +37 2 £338 -10.00% 3
North East - 2 £338 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Kaspersky also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Kaspersky.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) Qualys
5 8 (38.10%) DHCP
5 8 (38.10%) Python
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (38.10%) Suricata
5 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (33.33%) AWS Certification
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Migration
6 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 5 (23.81%) DevOps
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) Avaya
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7

Kaspersky
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) 4G
5 3 (14.29%) Broadband
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Build Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Support
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
1 2 (9.52%) iPhone
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Phone
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Telematics
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCENT
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (38.10%) Suricata
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) OSSEC
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Qualys
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Avaya
5 4 (19.05%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (19.05%) Veeam
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 2 (9.52%) Proofpoint
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Kaseya
8 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (4.76%) Symantec