The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 SolarWinds.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-66.06% -8.33%
SolarWinds
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 149 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.97% 43.31% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 95 146
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £571 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £33.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +92.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SolarWinds across the Bedfordshire region.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SolarWinds
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) CMDB
1 4 (50.00%) Qualys
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 4 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Qualys
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow