The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Surrey region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 83 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.63% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.61% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£385 £238 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.10% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.49% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £14.75 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+205.08% -50.42%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 653 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 51.53% 53.18% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 350 345
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 58
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -15.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Woking - - - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
2 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (52.94%) SCOM
3 9 (52.94%) BMC
4 8 (47.06%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (47.06%) Capacity Management
4 8 (47.06%) SCSM
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) VBScript
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) IBM
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) AS400
9 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.76%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
9 2 (11.76%) Logistics
9 2 (11.76%) iSeries
9 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (11.76%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) OSPF
2 1 (5.88%) BGP
2 1 (5.88%) TACACS
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) IT Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WCF
1 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (11.76%) REST
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) AS400
2 2 (11.76%) iSeries
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
2 8 (47.06%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) MOF
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V2
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) VBScript
1 5 (29.41%) VB
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) GSEC
2 1 (5.88%) CCSE
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) CCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (52.94%) SCOM
3 8 (47.06%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (47.06%) SCSM
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) BMC
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade