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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 2 September 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 SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 111 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.54% 0.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£334 £195 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +164.70%
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
1098 1112 1001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 49.50% 52.58% 54.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 622 542
Average daily rate £388 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 62 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.88 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.41% +3.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.57 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Winchester - 6 £334 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (46.15%) vSphere
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
3 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (46.15%) ComArch
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) IPv4
3 6 (46.15%) IPv6
3 6 (46.15%) SNMP
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Dependency Management
3 6 (46.15%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Lync

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SolarWinds 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 SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SNMP
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) IPv4
2 6 (46.15%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Junos
3 1 (7.69%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Military
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Dependency Management
1 6 (46.15%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (38.46%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) ComArch
4 5 (38.46%) Remedy
4 5 (38.46%) EMC
4 5 (38.46%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Mercator
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk