The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 21 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.55% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -14.63%
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 East Sussex region.

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 73 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.32% 28.97% 32.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 63
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 6
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.33 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.20 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £32.50 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Brighton - 2 - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) BT