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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 93 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 5 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 1.55% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 3.18% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 5
Median daily rate £380 £500 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +36.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £333 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £544 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.44 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-63.75% -11.11%
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
727 628 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.62% 48.64% 52.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 354 376
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 46
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.18 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 May 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
Redhill -1 2 £380 -26.92% 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 15 (93.75%) DHCP
3 13 (81.25%) Wireless
4 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
4 12 (75.00%) WAN
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (62.50%) MPLS
5 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) SSL
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
6 8 (50.00%) F5
6 8 (50.00%) VPN
6 8 (50.00%) OSPF
6 8 (50.00%) BGP
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (43.75%) Information Management
7 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (43.75%) IPsec
7 7 (43.75%) DDNS
7 7 (43.75%) DSL
7 7 (43.75%) TACACS
7 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
7 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (37.50%) Juniper
9 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) DHCP
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 13 (81.25%) Wireless
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (62.50%) MPLS
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
5 8 (50.00%) BGP
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (50.00%) OSPF
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (43.75%) DDNS
6 7 (43.75%) DSL
6 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
6 7 (43.75%) IPsec
6 7 (43.75%) TACACS
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 2 (12.50%) LAN Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Support
3 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CatOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Information Management
4 5 (31.25%) Change Control
4 5 (31.25%) Network Design
4 5 (31.25%) Operations Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Logistics
7 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
4 5 (31.25%) Infoblox
5 3 (18.75%) Aruba
5 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (18.75%) NetScout
5 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto