The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 28 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.

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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetScout
Rank 210 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing NetScout 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.068% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £150 -
% change year-on-year
+166.66% -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2573 2589 3200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.37% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1908 1767 2219
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 113
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £34.50 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NetScout
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NetScout Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle