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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
106 127 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.03% 12.10% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 40
Average daily rate £313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Network Management
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (33.33%) DSL

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SNMP
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) DSL
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Network Management
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Xen
1 3 (33.33%) NLBS
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (44.44%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam