The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 20 February 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 SolarWinds.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 44 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.25% - 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £413 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £44.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +89.24%

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 122 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.75% 38.85% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 87
Median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 - £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SolarWinds
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco