The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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 NetScout Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetScout
Rank 240 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetScout 27 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£460 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4656 4642 4097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.27% 47.67% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2315 1989
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 268 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

NetScout
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NetScout Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NetScout
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScout Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NetScout
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetScout Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NetScout
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetScout within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 16 - -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £460 - 2
Kent - 2 - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
NetScout
England

NetScout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NetScout 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 NetScout.

1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 20 (74.07%) ITIL
4 19 (70.37%) F5
5 18 (66.67%) SolarWinds
5 18 (66.67%) Firewall
5 18 (66.67%) Wireshark
5 18 (66.67%) Finance
5 18 (66.67%) Change Management
5 18 (66.67%) DHCP
5 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (66.67%) DNS
6 16 (59.26%) Juniper
6 16 (59.26%) Blue Coat
6 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (51.85%) Multicast
7 14 (51.85%) Tufin
7 14 (51.85%) Network Architecture
7 14 (51.85%) LogLogic
7 14 (51.85%) Tradeweb
7 14 (51.85%) RMDS
7 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
7 14 (51.85%) TippingPoint
7 14 (51.85%) CISSP
7 14 (51.85%) Service Management
7 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
7 14 (51.85%) TIBCO
7 14 (51.85%) Rendezvous
7 14 (51.85%) Bloomberg

NetScout
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NetScout 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 NetScout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (51.85%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) DHCP
1 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 18 (66.67%) DNS
1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
1 18 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (51.85%) Multicast
4 12 (44.44%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) Junos
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Consultant
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Security Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Network Security Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Service Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Services Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 18 (66.67%) Change Management
3 14 (51.85%) Service Management
3 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
3 14 (51.85%) Network Architecture
4 8 (29.63%) Performance Management
4 8 (29.63%) Information Assurance
5 6 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
7 4 (14.81%) Network Management
8 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (7.41%) Application Performance Management
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CISSP
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) F5
3 18 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 16 (59.26%) Blue Coat
4 16 (59.26%) Juniper
5 14 (51.85%) CheckPoint
5 14 (51.85%) TIBCO
5 14 (51.85%) Bloomberg
5 14 (51.85%) Radianz
5 14 (51.85%) TippingPoint
5 14 (51.85%) Tradeweb
5 14 (51.85%) Tufin
5 14 (51.85%) LogLogic
6 6 (22.22%) BMC
6 6 (22.22%) NetApp
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) HP