The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell Software Foglight
England / London
Rank 395 405 413
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Foglight 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.034% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.38% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £265 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2236 1851 1834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.47% 8.97% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1288 1267
Median daily rate £514 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 31
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Foglight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in London

Foglight
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Foglight Daily Rate Trend in London

Foglight
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foglight within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Lewisham - 1 £275 -
Foglight
England

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foglight 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 London region with a requirement for Foglight.

1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) PBX
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Aruba
5 2 (33.33%) Dell KACE
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Apache

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) PBX
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) Dell KACE
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic