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 26 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 72 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 23 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.59% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 1.32% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
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£325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.44 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -5.98%
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
661 759 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 45.62% 54.10% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 365 271
Average daily rate £350 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £140 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 34
Average hourly rate £15.75 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.05 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

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 26 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead +1 2 £338 -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Woking - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 24 (72.73%) DNS
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco
3 22 (66.67%) DHCP
4 17 (51.52%) Wireshark
5 16 (48.48%) NetScout
5 16 (48.48%) F5
5 16 (48.48%) ITIL
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 16 (48.48%) Juniper
6 15 (45.45%) Change Management
6 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
6 15 (45.45%) Blue Coat
6 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (45.45%) Multicast
7 14 (42.42%) RMDS
7 14 (42.42%) TippingPoint
7 14 (42.42%) Tufin
7 14 (42.42%) LogLogic
7 14 (42.42%) Network Architecture
7 14 (42.42%) Tradeweb
7 14 (42.42%) CISSP
7 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
7 14 (42.42%) Service Management
7 14 (42.42%) Radianz
7 14 (42.42%) TIBCO
7 14 (42.42%) Rendezvous

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (42.42%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 24 (72.73%) DNS
3 22 (66.67%) DHCP
4 17 (51.52%) Wireshark
5 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 15 (45.45%) Multicast
6 11 (33.33%) Network Security
7 9 (27.27%) WAN
8 8 (24.24%) LAN
9 4 (12.12%) VPN
10 3 (9.09%) TACACS
10 3 (9.09%) VRRP
10 3 (9.09%) BGP
10 3 (9.09%) SAN
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (9.09%) HSRP
11 2 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Consultant
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Security Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Network Security Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Firewall Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Change Management
2 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 14 (42.42%) Network Architecture
3 14 (42.42%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.03%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.18%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) CCIE
5 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) HNC
6 1 (3.03%) HND
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.03%) UAG
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCSM
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.03%) Cacti
4 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) NetScout
2 16 (48.48%) F5
2 16 (48.48%) Juniper
3 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 15 (45.45%) Blue Coat
4 14 (42.42%) TippingPoint
4 14 (42.42%) Tufin
4 14 (42.42%) LogLogic
4 14 (42.42%) Tradeweb
4 14 (42.42%) Radianz
4 14 (42.42%) TIBCO
4 14 (42.42%) Bloomberg
5 9 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 3 (9.09%) BMC
7 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) Nortel
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