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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 50 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.58% - 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £14.50 £59.00
% change year-on-year
+151.72% -75.42%
SolarWinds
East Midlands

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
233 120 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.07% 37.15% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 78 95
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £510 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -46.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £10.40 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Northampton - 3 £325 - 1
SolarWinds
East Midlands

SolarWinds
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
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%) 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 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) WAN

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
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco