The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £44.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +89.24%

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
265 275 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.51% 47.91% 57.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 144 178
Median daily rate £385 £413 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £297 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £8.10 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 - 1
SolarWinds
East of England

SolarWinds
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Aruba