The table below looks at the statistics for OPNET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OPNET over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Riverbed OPNET
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OPNET 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OPNET
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
82 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.75% 5.79% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 23 29
Average daily rate £370 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.53 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -2.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.15 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.91 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

OPNET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OPNET across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OPNET Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

OPNET
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

OPNET Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire