The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 416 426 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.051% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WhatsUp Gold
England

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
2576 1973 2108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.00% 8.78% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1401 1481
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 43
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.31%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in London

WhatsUp Gold
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WhatsUp Gold Daily Rate Trend in London

WhatsUp Gold
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WhatsUp Gold Hourly Rate Trend in London

WhatsUp Gold
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 WhatsUp Gold within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
New Malden - 2 - -
WhatsUp Gold
England

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) RIP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) 802.11
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (60.00%) Network Management
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) ICMP
3 3 (60.00%) L2TP
3 3 (60.00%) Nessus
3 3 (60.00%) SSH
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) BT
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI

WhatsUp Gold
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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) 802.11
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (80.00%) IPsec
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) RIP
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) ADSL
2 3 (60.00%) ICMP
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) L2TP
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (60.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CLAS
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CME
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) BT
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds