The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £353
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-63.75% -11.11%
SolarWinds
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
449 517 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.91% 43.56% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 222 263
Median daily rate £420 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 45
Median hourly rate £11.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £40.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds across the Buckinghamshire region.

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 1 £405 -
Marlow - 1 - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy