The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 21 January 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 Foundry Networks.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foundry
England / London
Rank 400 413 411
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Foundry 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.035% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £488 £535 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% +47.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £535 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £747 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate - £444 -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8278 8619 9566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.05% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5535 5607 6370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 198
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Foundry Daily Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Foundry across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Foundry Daily Rate Histogram in London

Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Foundry across the London region.

Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foundry 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 Foundry.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Autodesk
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Maya
1 2 (50.00%) Xsan
1 2 (50.00%) StorNext
1 2 (50.00%) Autodesk Flame
1 2 (50.00%) NUKE
1 2 (50.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN

Foundry
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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Autodesk Flame
1 2 (50.00%) Maya
1 2 (50.00%) NUKE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (50.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) StorNext
1 2 (50.00%) Xsan
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL