The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leicestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £283
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-40.17% +67.14%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 109 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.79% 49.32% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 37
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
SolarWinds
East Midlands

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Leicester - - - -
SolarWinds
East Midlands

SolarWinds
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco