The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Foglight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 28 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.

Dell Software Foglight
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 616 611
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
Median daily rate - £413 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £413 £275
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Foglight 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 4362 5227 4286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.03% 10.17% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 3368 2621
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 113 194
Median hourly rate £24.43 £20.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.17% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.50 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Foglight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Foglight in England

Foglight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Foglight in England

Foglight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Foglight in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foglight 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 Foglight.

1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Foglight
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware