Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 94 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £238 - £340
10th Percentile £229 - £335
90th Percentile £246 - £379
East of England median daily rate £238 £300 £340
% change year-on-year -20.83% -11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 440 498 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.46% 35.10% 40.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 246 213
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -0.93%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £228
90th Percentile £575 £561 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.28 £10.50
90th Percentile £36.25 £41.78 £45.35
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 12 December 2018. 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 +14 3 £238 - 2
SolarWinds
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Exinda
2 2 (66.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Exinda
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec