The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.58% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £14.50 £59.00
% change year-on-year
+151.72% -75.42%
SolarWinds
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 306 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.84% 44.48% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 226 175
Median daily rate £425 £346 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.74% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.35 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.08% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.85 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 £28.00 £17.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SolarWinds across the Wales region.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds across the Wales region.

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Wales