Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 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 SolarWinds.

SolarWinds
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 91 101
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £433 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +14.19% -5.31%
10th Percentile £363 £414 £289
90th Percentile £388 £451 £454
East of England median daily rate £300 £345 £400
% change year-on-year -13.04% -13.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 787 718 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.42% 52.37% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 389 402
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +13.10%
10th Percentile £184 £219 £213
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 36 82
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +35.48%
10th Percentile £11.42 £9.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.84 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Hertfordshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 - -
SolarWinds
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Law

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp