The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.75% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £381 £295
% change year-on-year
-12.78% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £23.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+84.94% +24.00%
SolarWinds
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.05% 39.55% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 20
Average daily rate £363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +104.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

SolarWinds
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk