The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 108 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 21 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 0.68% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 1
Median daily rate £340 £313 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £353
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-66.25% -11.11%
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1191 1470 1386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.41% 49.18% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 839 713
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 134 140
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.45 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Cambridgeshire +23 10 £340 -
Bedfordshire +12 8 £365 +16.80% 1
Hertfordshire +7 3 £425 +14.75%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Splunk
2 13 (56.52%) Change Control
2 13 (56.52%) ServiceNow
3 12 (52.17%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
4 11 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
5 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle
5 10 (43.48%) Solaris
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (43.48%) OSSEC
5 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 10 (43.48%) iptables
5 10 (43.48%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (39.13%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (39.13%) High Availability
6 9 (39.13%) vSphere
6 9 (39.13%) Postfix
6 9 (39.13%) Sendmail
6 9 (39.13%) TippingPoint
6 9 (39.13%) Puppet
6 9 (39.13%) LogRhythm
6 9 (39.13%) Cobbler

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) SSL
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (13.04%) VLAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (17.39%) Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Change Control
3 11 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
4 10 (43.48%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
5 9 (39.13%) High Availability
5 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
6 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
7 4 (17.39%) Computer Security
7 4 (17.39%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
7 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
7 4 (17.39%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CEH
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CISM
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
1 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) iptables
2 9 (39.13%) Postfix
2 9 (39.13%) Sendmail
2 9 (39.13%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (39.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) OSSEC
2 9 (39.13%) Cobbler
2 9 (39.13%) Nagios
2 9 (39.13%) Puppet
3 4 (17.39%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.35%) Nessus
4 1 (4.35%) QRadar
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) ServiceNow
1 13 (56.52%) Splunk
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) EMC
4 9 (39.13%) HP
4 9 (39.13%) LogRhythm
4 9 (39.13%) TippingPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Qualys
6 3 (13.04%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
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