The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 91 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 25 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.24% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £45.22 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-67.93% +0.48%
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 Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1078 962 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.55% 44.91% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 580 511
Median daily rate £398 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 68 57
Median hourly rate £32.75 £15.58 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.20% -36.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.17 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Basingstoke - 13 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
Winchester - 1 £375 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 35 (83.33%) Cisco
2 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 23 (54.76%) EMC
3 23 (54.76%) Juniper
4 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
5 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) Network Management
7 9 (21.43%) Tcl
7 9 (21.43%) Perl
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 7 (16.67%) IBM
9 7 (16.67%) VB
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.67%) C
9 7 (16.67%) Windows
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
9 7 (16.67%) Netcool
9 7 (16.67%) Migration
9 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (16.67%) Splunk
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
10 6 (14.29%) Aruba
10 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
10 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 6 (14.29%) CA

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) BGP
3 2 (4.76%) HSRP
3 2 (4.76%) MPLS
3 2 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (2.38%) SNMP
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Senior OSS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Network Management
2 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.38%) Line Management
6 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Perl
1 9 (21.43%) Tcl
2 7 (16.67%) C
2 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) HND
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Netcool
1 7 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.14%) OpenNMS
2 3 (7.14%) OpenView
2 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) EMC
2 23 (54.76%) Juniper
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.67%) IBM
4 7 (16.67%) Splunk
5 6 (14.29%) Aruba
5 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 6 (14.29%) CA
5 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 5 (11.90%) VMware
7 3 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Trustwave
8 1 (2.38%) Altiris
8 1 (2.38%) Arqiva
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.38%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos