The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 April 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 93
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.44% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £498 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 478 450 588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.57% 42.02% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 240 250
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.18% -39.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.46 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.79 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.47% +8.57%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds in Buckinghamshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Milton Keynes 0 2 £498 -
SolarWinds
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM