The table below looks at the statistics for DameWare skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds DameWare
UK
Rank 586 601 603
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing DameWare 9 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.034% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 2
Median daily rate £199 £130 £131
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £272 £142
UK excluding London median daily rate £199 £130 £118
% change year-on-year
+52.88% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4763 4392 4404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 8.80% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3143 2713 2647
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 145 138
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.85 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.29% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £52.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

DameWare
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DameWare as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

DameWare Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DameWare
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DameWare within the UK.

DameWare Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DameWare
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DameWare within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

DameWare Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DameWare
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DameWare within the UK.

DameWare Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DameWare
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DameWare within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
England +6 9 £199 +52.88% 1
London +10 4 - -
East of England - 3 £125 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £125 -
City of London - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Yorkshire +13 1 £273 +127.08% 1
South East +11 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £125 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Rotherham - 1 £273 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £273 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DameWare also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DameWare.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
4 10 (52.63%) LANDesk
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) SCCM
6 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
6 8 (42.11%) HP
7 7 (36.84%) MS Office
7 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
7 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (31.58%) Thin Client
8 6 (31.58%) Internet
8 6 (31.58%) Dell
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
8 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
9 5 (26.32%) Back Office
9 5 (26.32%) Wyse
9 5 (26.32%) VMware
9 5 (26.32%) SLA
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (21.05%) Intranet
10 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) Intranet
4 2 (10.53%) 3G
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) HTTP
4 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) SSL
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) WebEx
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
2 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
2 6 (31.58%) Thin Client
3 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
4 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (5.26%) iPhone
5 1 (5.26%) NHS
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (5.26%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
6 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) LANDesk
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) Dell
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Wyse
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe
7 2 (10.53%) Altiris
7 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) EMC
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
7 2 (10.53%) Reuters
8 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
8 1 (5.26%) Mitel
8 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) Veeam