Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScout over the 6 months to 17 November 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 NetScout Systems, Inc.

NetScout
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 848 869
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 +4
Contract jobs citing NetScout 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
England median daily rate - £488 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.90% +2.50%
UK median daily rate - £488 £410
% change year-on-year - +18.90% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

NetScout 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,760 40,522 44,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.16% 42.86% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,967 25,380 27,492
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,501 1,360 1,569
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.66 £10.22
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.03 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

NetScout
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NetScout as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NetScout in England

NetScout
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScout in England

NetScout
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetScout in England

NetScout
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 NetScout within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
London +7 2 - - 3
NetScout
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NetScout 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 England region with a requirement for NetScout.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Junos
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) SevOne
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) RFC 2544
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Anycast
2 1 (50.00%) Arista

NetScout
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 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Junos
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Anycast
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) Plixer Scrutinizer
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (50.00%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Arista
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) SevOne
2 1 (50.00%) VMware