The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 113 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £270 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.10% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £475 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -63.75%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 876 1179 1242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 50.71% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 615 588
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 72 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds in Berkshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 2 £269 - 1
Slough - 1 £363 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SCSM
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
4 1 (20.00%) MRTG
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Sisense
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
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