The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 14 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 48 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 14 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.00% - 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £318
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +22.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £23.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+84.94% +32.85%
SolarWinds
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 283 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.86% 41.31% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 170 145
Average daily rate £363 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £26.50 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 13 £325 - 1
SolarWinds
South West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds.

1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Avaya
3 9 (40.91%) Value-Added Service
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) BMC
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (13.64%) Solaris
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (9.09%) Skype
9 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
9 2 (9.09%) Data Protection

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Value-Added Service
2 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Skype
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Avaya Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Avaya
3 4 (18.18%) BMC
3 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp