Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

SolarWinds
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +45
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 14 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.64% 1.30% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £307 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.91% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £365 £285 £375
% change year-on-year +28.18% -24.07% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £21.75

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 278 299 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 52.45% 55.58% 54.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 152 105
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.54%
10th Percentile £218 £181 £211
90th Percentile £550 £589 £473
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 £17.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.71% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £11.31
90th Percentile £48.40 £40.00 £30.88
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £18.38 £19.44
% change year-on-year +10.20% -5.45% -23.78%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Basingstoke

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SolarWinds in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) SCOM
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) SCCM
5 7 (50.00%) Server Building
5 7 (50.00%) SCVMM
5 7 (50.00%) Validation
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) Remedy
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
8 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) IaaS
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) VMware
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (14.29%) F5
10 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 2 (14.29%) PKI
10 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
10 2 (14.29%) SQL

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) Junos
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Architect
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Server Building
1 7 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Due Diligence
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCOM
2 8 (57.14%) SCCM
3 7 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
4 2 (14.29%) SCSM
5 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) EMC