The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DameWare skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds DameWare
UK / England
Rank 576 596 588
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Contract jobs citing DameWare 1 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.033% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.024% 0.35% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £138 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £130 £153
% change year-on-year - -14.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +16.66% -  

DameWare is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4112 4558 4055
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.97% 9.37% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2751 2913 2405
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 121 163
Median hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

DameWare
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DameWare as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for DameWare in England

DameWare
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DameWare in England

DameWare
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DameWare in England

DameWare
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DameWare within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
North West +21 1 - -
DameWare
UK

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DameWare 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 England region with a requirement for DameWare.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) LANDesk
6 5 (41.67%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (25.00%) HP
8 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Altiris
9 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
9 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (16.67%) Reuters
9 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
9 2 (16.67%) 3G
9 2 (16.67%) HTTP
9 2 (16.67%) SSL

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) 3G
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Adaptive Security
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) LANDesk
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Altiris
5 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 2 (16.67%) Reuters
6 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
6 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel
6 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) Wyse