Period
to 7 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 7 June 2020 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
UK
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 581 824 839
Rank change year-on-year +243 +15 -32
Contract jobs citing Lumension 33 8 46
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.009% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.021% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 25
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £318 £270 £263
90th Percentile £525 £434 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +28.57% +16.67% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,202 38,314 41,507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.95% 42.29% 41.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,369 23,780 25,737
Median daily rate £450 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £250
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.78% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 840 1,322 1,490
Median hourly rate £20.93 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.13% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% +9.38% -3.03%

Lumension
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Lumension as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Lumension in the UK

Lumension
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Lumension.

Daily rate trend for Lumension in the UK

Lumension
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Lumension over the 6 months to 7 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Lumension in the UK

Lumension
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Lumension.

Hourly rate trend for Lumension in the UK

Lumension
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 Lumension within the UK over the 6 months to 7 June 2020. 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 +255 26 £450 +28.57% 2
UK excluding London +188 22 £450 +28.57% 1
South East +132 9 £433 +23.57%
London - 7 £400 - 1
East of England - 7 £450 - 1
Scotland - 3 - -
North of England - 2 £190 -
North West - 2 £190 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, 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 with a requirement for Lumension.

1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
3 29 (87.88%) Windows Server
4 28 (84.85%) PowerShell
5 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (69.70%) Windows 10
7 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (69.70%) DV Cleared
7 23 (69.70%) VMware
7 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
8 18 (54.55%) Oracle
8 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 18 (54.55%) Sophos
8 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
9 17 (51.52%) ITIL
10 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2016
12 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
12 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
12 11 (33.33%) SQL
12 11 (33.33%) ESRI
12 11 (33.33%) ArcGIS
12 11 (33.33%) Migration
12 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
13 10 (30.30%) Data Migration
13 10 (30.30%) VB
13 10 (30.30%) VMware NSX

Lumension
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 11 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DHCP
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) IPv4
2 6 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
4 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) GIS
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MSI
2 3 (9.09%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.06%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Police
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Support Officer
1 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
1 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Officer
1 5 (15.15%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Support
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) ADSI
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) CMDB
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 29 (87.88%) Windows Server
3 27 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (69.70%) Windows 10
6 18 (54.55%) Windows 7
7 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2016
8 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Migration
3 10 (30.30%) Data Migration
3 10 (30.30%) DevOps
4 9 (27.27%) Image Processing
5 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.15%) High Availability
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Application Packaging
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
9 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
10 3 (9.09%) Network Management
11 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
12 1 (3.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) PowerShell
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) VB
4 6 (18.18%) C
5 4 (12.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Security Cleared
2 23 (69.70%) DV Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (15.15%) MCSA
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Government Security Classifications
2 4 (12.12%) NCSC
3 2 (6.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 30 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) VMware NSX
4 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (9.09%) XenApp
6 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Ansible
2 9 (27.27%) WSUS
3 8 (24.24%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (12.12%) SCOM
6 3 (9.09%) SCCM
7 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 18 (54.55%) Sophos
3 11 (33.33%) ESRI
4 9 (27.27%) McAfee
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Symantec
6 7 (21.21%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (9.09%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) Ivanti
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Aruba
8 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.03%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.03%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam