The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetScout
Rank 548 546 523
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing NetScout 31 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.032% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £500 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +117.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in England

NetScout
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NetScout Daily Rate Trend in England

NetScout
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetScout across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

NetScout Daily Rate Histogram in England

NetScout
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NetScout Hourly Rate Trend in England

NetScout
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScout within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East - 20 £460 - 2
London -7 8 £231 -53.75% 3
West Midlands - 2 £179 -
North West - 1 - -
NetScout
UK

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (81.48%) Cisco
2 30 (55.56%) Change Management
3 28 (51.85%) Firewall
4 25 (46.30%) TCP/IP
5 24 (44.44%) Finance
5 24 (44.44%) Network Management
6 23 (42.59%) Wireshark
7 22 (40.74%) F5
7 22 (40.74%) DNS
7 22 (40.74%) ITIL
7 22 (40.74%) DHCP
8 21 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (38.89%) Management Information System
9 20 (37.04%) Service Management
9 20 (37.04%) SolarWinds
10 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 19 (35.19%) Juniper
10 19 (35.19%) Lancope
11 17 (31.48%) HP
11 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
11 17 (31.48%) Bloomberg
11 17 (31.48%) Multicast
11 17 (31.48%) Blue Coat
12 15 (27.78%) RMDS
12 15 (27.78%) TippingPoint
12 15 (27.78%) LogLogic
12 15 (27.78%) Tufin
12 15 (27.78%) Network Architecture
12 15 (27.78%) TIBCO

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 8 (14.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (51.85%) Firewall
2 25 (46.30%) TCP/IP
3 23 (42.59%) Wireshark
4 22 (40.74%) DNS
4 22 (40.74%) DHCP
5 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 19 (35.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 17 (31.48%) Multicast
7 14 (25.93%) Network Security
8 11 (20.37%) Wireless
9 8 (14.81%) LAN
9 8 (14.81%) WAN
10 7 (12.96%) SNMP
10 7 (12.96%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (12.96%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (7.41%) Junos
11 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (7.41%) SMTP
11 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
11 4 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Network Consultant
1 15 (27.78%) Consultant
2 11 (20.37%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (14.81%) Security Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Network Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Services Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
9 1 (1.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 15 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (24.07%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.85%) AIX
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Change Management
2 24 (44.44%) Network Management
3 22 (40.74%) ITIL
4 20 (37.04%) Service Management
5 15 (27.78%) Network Architecture
6 14 (25.93%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (25.93%) Load Balancing
7 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 8 (14.81%) Information Assurance
8 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (14.81%) Performance Management
9 6 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
10 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
11 4 (7.41%) Change Control
12 3 (5.56%) Project Management
13 2 (3.70%) Network Design
13 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
13 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (3.70%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (27.78%) CCNA
3 14 (25.93%) CISSP
4 12 (22.22%) CCIE
5 10 (18.52%) CCNP
6 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) PMP
9 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) HP NNM
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (81.48%) Cisco
2 22 (40.74%) F5
3 20 (37.04%) SolarWinds
4 19 (35.19%) Juniper
4 19 (35.19%) Lancope
5 17 (31.48%) HP
5 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
5 17 (31.48%) Bloomberg
5 17 (31.48%) Blue Coat
6 15 (27.78%) TippingPoint
6 15 (27.78%) LogLogic
6 15 (27.78%) Tufin
6 15 (27.78%) TIBCO
7 14 (25.93%) Radianz
7 14 (25.93%) Opsware
7 14 (25.93%) Tradeweb
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.96%) NetApp
10 6 (11.11%) BMC
11 5 (9.26%) Brocade
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