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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 2 March 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 SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 71 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 19 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 0.73% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 1.48% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
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£331 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% +5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £59.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.21% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.45% -26.66%
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
650 675 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 45.20% 49.38% 49.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 323 302
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £13.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £38.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 2 March 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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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
Leatherhead 0 2 £338 - 1
Epsom - 1 £325 - 2
Woking - 1 £300 -
Caterham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
2 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco
4 15 (53.57%) DHCP
5 14 (50.00%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) Wireshark
6 11 (39.29%) Load Balancing
6 11 (39.29%) F5
7 10 (35.71%) NetScout
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (32.14%) Juniper
8 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
8 9 (32.14%) SCOM
8 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (32.14%) Multicast
9 8 (28.57%) LogLogic
9 8 (28.57%) Tufin
9 8 (28.57%) Network Architecture
9 8 (28.57%) TippingPoint
9 8 (28.57%) Tradeweb
9 8 (28.57%) RMDS
9 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 8 (28.57%) CISSP
9 8 (28.57%) WAN

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) DHCP
4 11 (39.29%) Wireshark
5 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (32.14%) Multicast
6 8 (28.57%) WAN
7 7 (25.00%) Network Security
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 3 (10.71%) VPN
10 3 (10.71%) BGP
10 3 (10.71%) TACACS
10 3 (10.71%) VRRP
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (10.71%) HSRP
11 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Network Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Load Balancing
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
3 8 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Network Design
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
3 3 (10.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CISSP
3 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (10.71%) UAG
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (17.86%) SCSM
3 3 (10.71%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) F5
3 10 (35.71%) NetScout
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
4 9 (32.14%) Juniper
5 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (28.57%) TIBCO
5 8 (28.57%) Bloomberg
5 8 (28.57%) Radianz
5 8 (28.57%) Tufin
5 8 (28.57%) TippingPoint
5 8 (28.57%) Tradeweb
5 8 (28.57%) LogLogic
6 5 (17.86%) BMC
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
9 2 (7.14%) HP
10 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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