The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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 SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 77 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 0.14% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.32% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 £17.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+237.14% -53.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
436 317 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.55% 43.97% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 157 110
Average daily rate £350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £14.50 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SolarWinds
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Modbus
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Modbus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco