The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 396 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foglight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £385 £425
% change year-on-year
- -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1737 1540 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.22% 7.15% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1034 747
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 43
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -35.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.30 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foglight across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Foglight 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 Foglight.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (28.57%) Database Security
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Foglight 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 Foglight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (28.57%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) thinkFolio
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) F5
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