The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 603 612 575
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 10 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £350 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £267 £338
% change year-on-year
+31.21% -20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - -
WhatsUp Gold
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5532 4389 3944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.28% 8.61% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 2721 2290
Median daily rate £450 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 145 120
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £39.85 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WhatsUp Gold as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in England

WhatsUp Gold
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WhatsUp Gold Daily Rate Trend in England

WhatsUp Gold
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WhatsUp Gold Hourly Rate Trend in England

WhatsUp Gold
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WhatsUp Gold within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
South East +10 7 £425 -
South West - 2 £338 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
WhatsUp Gold
UK

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 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 England region with a requirement for WhatsUp Gold.

1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) SNMP
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) SCOM
5 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Symantec
6 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
6 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) JSP 440
6 5 (38.46%) WSUS
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Acronis
6 5 (38.46%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) Security Patching
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) SNMP
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) DMVPN
7 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
8 2 (15.38%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 1 (7.69%) ICMP
9 1 (7.69%) Junos
9 1 (7.69%) MPLS
9 1 (7.69%) MRTG
9 1 (7.69%) OSPF
9 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Facilities Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Security Patching
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCDA
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
1 7 (53.85%) SCOM
2 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
2 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (38.46%) WSUS
3 2 (15.38%) Netcool
4 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
4 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Acronis
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Progress
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk