Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Malwarebytes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Malwarebytes over the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 882 - 899
Rank change year-on-year - +899 -
Contract jobs citing Malwarebytes 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - 0.001%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.021% - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Malwarebytes is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,420 11,460 12,279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.09% 11.53% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,703 7,648 7,829
UK median daily rate £500 £470 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +9.30% +7.50%
10th Percentile £298 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £413 £393
% change year-on-year +5.45% +5.10% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 267 278
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -22.58% +13.41%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £47.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £26.25
% change year-on-year +0.72% -33.81% +25.00%

Malwarebytes
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Malwarebytes in the UK

Malwarebytes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Malwarebytes in the UK

Malwarebytes
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Malwarebytes within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Scotland - 3 - -
UK excluding London - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Malwarebytes 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 Malwarebytes.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (100.00%) Sophos
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere

Malwarebytes
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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (100.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Sophos
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware