The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Foglight
Rank - 623 619
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 11
Median daily rate - £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £438
% change year-on-year
- -37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6060 4751 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.30% 8.47% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3905 2925 2545
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 159 128
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £39.93 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Foglight
Daily Rate Trend

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

Foglight Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Foglight
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Foglight Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foglight 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 Foglight.

1 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) Solaris
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 5 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Legato
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas
2 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Sybase
2 5 (50.00%) Korn
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (40.00%) nmon
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL

Foglight
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 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase IQ
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 5 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Solaris
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Korn
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Legato
2 4 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) nmon
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase
1 5 (50.00%) Veritas
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Intel
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy