The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% -11.11%
SolarWinds
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
297 348 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.62% 40.00% 40.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 150 129
Median daily rate £340 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £12.35 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £24.00
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 Glasgow

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed