The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 8 February 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 NetScout Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetScout
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScout 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NetScout
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1239 1276 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.95% 47.49% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 613 614
Average daily rate £380 £375 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 32 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetScout across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetScout
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

NetScout Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetScout
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScout within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 4 £313 -
Reading - 1 £338 - 1
NetScout
South East

NetScout
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScout also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetScout.

1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WLAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Brocade
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Aruba
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) 802.11
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetScout also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetScout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) 802.11
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Aruba
1 6 (100.00%) Avaya
1 6 (100.00%) Brocade
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus