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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 105 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 10 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.54% 0.50% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.97% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £368 £330 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-66.06% -8.33%
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
1033 1129 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.84% 50.99% 53.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 664 591
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 53 61
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.90 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 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
Fareham - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
Southampton +14 1 £250 +56.25%
Portsmouth - 1 - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 26 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) Cisco
3 18 (56.25%) EMC
4 16 (50.00%) Juniper
5 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
6 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (25.00%) CA
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) Network Security
10 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) VMware
11 3 (9.38%) Billing
11 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (9.38%) Remedy
11 3 (9.38%) Windows
11 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.38%) BMC
11 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
11 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (9.38%) Trustwave
11 3 (9.38%) Office 365

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.13%) HSRP
3 1 (3.13%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) SNMP
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.38%) Billing
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Author
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (9.38%) Network Management
3 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Tcl
2 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
3 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (9.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) Netcool
4 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) EMC
3 16 (50.00%) Juniper
4 8 (25.00%) CA
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) BMC
6 3 (9.38%) Remedy
6 3 (9.38%) Trustwave
7 2 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.25%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) Splunk
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec