The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 71 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 11 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.96% 0.78% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.56% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Median daily rate £400 £338 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-66.06% -8.33%
SolarWinds
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
571 707 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.91% 50.00% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 396 342
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 47
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% +0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £34.56 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Staines - 6 £400 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (43.75%) NetIQ
4 7 (43.75%) AppManager
4 7 (43.75%) Service Management
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (31.25%) SNMP
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
8 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 3 (18.75%) Information Management
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) IPsec
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) DDNS
8 3 (18.75%) DSL
8 3 (18.75%) TACACS
8 3 (18.75%) DNS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) SNMP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) DDNS
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) DSL
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (18.75%) TACACS
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Support Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 3 (18.75%) Information Management
4 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) AppManager
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) NetIQ
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (6.25%) F5