The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.23% 1.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% -11.11%
SolarWinds
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 69.14% 60.23% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 33
Median daily rate £375 £384 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +11.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 £11.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+430.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft