The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
England / South East
Rank 215 223 231
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 26 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.91% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £44.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.42%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3801 4270 4615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.40% 48.67% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2203 2471 2412
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 214 208
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +136.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £12.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +12 6 £425 -22.72%
Hampshire -4 6 £463 +8.94% 4
Kent +17 5 £350 -
Oxfordshire -1 4 £488 +105.26%
Berkshire +19 3 £406 - 1
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £498 +36.76%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 28 (48.28%) VMware
2 19 (32.76%) Windows
3 16 (27.59%) Cisco
3 16 (27.59%) Firewall
3 16 (27.59%) LANDesk
4 15 (25.86%) Finance
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
5 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
5 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
6 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (20.69%) MCITP
6 12 (20.69%) Service Management
6 12 (20.69%) Nessus
6 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (20.69%) HP
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (20.69%) MCSE
6 12 (20.69%) MCSA
6 12 (20.69%) ITIL
6 12 (20.69%) MCP
7 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
8 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 10 (17.24%) CMDB
8 10 (17.24%) WAN
9 9 (15.52%) LAN
9 9 (15.52%) CA
10 8 (13.79%) Palo Alto

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.90%) Confluence
1 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) IaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) WAN
3 9 (15.52%) LAN
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (10.34%) Wireless
5 5 (8.62%) DNS
5 5 (8.62%) Network Security
5 5 (8.62%) SNMP
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.90%) MPLS
6 4 (6.90%) VPN
7 3 (5.17%) BGP
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (5.17%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.17%) Junos
7 3 (5.17%) MRTG
7 3 (5.17%) OSPF
7 3 (5.17%) SSL
7 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.24%) CMDB
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) PMI
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.07%) Linux
5 3 (5.17%) Unix
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Service Management
3 7 (12.07%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
3 7 (12.07%) Scrum
3 7 (12.07%) Security Hardening
3 7 (12.07%) Security Management
3 7 (12.07%) SIEM
3 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (10.34%) DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Event Correlation
4 6 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (10.34%) User Stories
5 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.62%) Network Management
5 5 (8.62%) Server Patching
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) Python
1 4 (6.90%) Ruby
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
2 2 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) MCITP
1 12 (20.69%) MCP
1 12 (20.69%) MCSA
1 12 (20.69%) MCSE
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.17%) PMP
6 2 (3.45%) CCNP
6 2 (3.45%) CCSA
6 2 (3.45%) CCSE
6 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) CCIE
7 1 (1.72%) HNC
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Docker
4 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Nessus
2 6 (10.34%) Nagios
2 6 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (6.90%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (6.90%) Kibana
3 4 (6.90%) logstash
3 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 4 (6.90%) Rsyslog
4 3 (5.17%) AppManager
4 3 (5.17%) OPNET
4 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (3.45%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.45%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.72%) SCCM
6 1 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) VMware
2 16 (27.59%) Cisco
2 16 (27.59%) LANDesk
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
5 12 (20.69%) HP
6 9 (15.52%) CA
7 8 (13.79%) Palo Alto
8 7 (12.07%) ArcSight
8 7 (12.07%) BMC
8 7 (12.07%) Intel Security
8 7 (12.07%) Juniper
8 7 (12.07%) Splunk
8 7 (12.07%) Symantec
9 6 (10.34%) Riverbed
10 4 (6.90%) Blue Coat
10 4 (6.90%) F5
11 3 (5.17%) Arista
11 3 (5.17%) Citrix
11 3 (5.17%) NetIQ
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