The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 83 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.26% 0.69% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.97% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £319 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £334 £324
% change year-on-year
-55.12% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WhatsUp Gold
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
152 153 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.96% 11.69% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 56 43
Average daily rate £375 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £13.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.66% +39.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.04 £16.80 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £38.00 £14.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WhatsUp Gold across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WhatsUp Gold
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WhatsUp Gold Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WhatsUp Gold
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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
Marlow - 3 - -
WhatsUp Gold
South East

WhatsUp Gold
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (42.86%) DMVPN
3 3 (42.86%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) DMVPN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (42.86%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds