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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 648 661 641
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Foglight 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.018% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £226
% change year-on-year
- +32.74%
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
5678 4836 4892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.73% 8.34% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3590 2974 2905
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 180 181
Median hourly rate £26.50 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.72 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.00 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foglight within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
England +17 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 - -

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Imperva
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c

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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) nmon
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Imperva
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) VMware