Period
to 21 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 March 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.30% 0.086% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £234 - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £300 £255
% change year-on-year +50.00% +17.65% -34.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £20.04 -

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 374 447 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.33% 38.30% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 230 222
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.31% -0.31%
10th Percentile £205 £224 £146
90th Percentile £579 £564 £550
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 48
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -23.37% +17.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.50 £10.35
90th Percentile £23.75 £44.20 £41.48
East of England median hourly rate £16.35 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.20% -8.57% -2.78%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Cambridgeshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Cambridgeshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 3 £234 - 1
SolarWinds
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) OVPM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Exinda
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) OVPM
1 1 (33.33%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Ciena
2 1 (33.33%) Exinda
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec