Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 860 856
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -29
Contract jobs citing NetScout 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.014% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
England median daily rate £488 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.90% +2.50% +166.67%
10th Percentile £393 £244 £320
90th Percentile £525 £436 £473
UK median daily rate £488 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +18.90% +2.50% +166.67%
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 40625 44273 44639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.81% 45.20% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 27361 26823
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1550 1921
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.38
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetScout in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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 -32 4 £500 +15.61%
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 -
NetScout
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScout 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 NetScout.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) Cacti
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) GSM
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) LTE

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
1 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) DMZ
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) GSM
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 1 (14.29%) GPRS
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithmic Trading
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cacti
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Acme Packet
4 1 (14.29%) Agilent
4 1 (14.29%) Arista
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Redknee
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) Tekelec