Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 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 Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.73% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Leicestershire median daily rate £196 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.74% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £223 £294 £285
% change year-on-year -24.26% +3.07% -10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Leicestershire.

All Vendors
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 254 255 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 44.80% 46.79% 48.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 174 122
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +16.28% -7.86%
10th Percentile £188 £102 £113
90th Percentile £532 £508 £473
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 29
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.95 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +7.69% -35.00%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.93 £10.40
90th Percentile £44.38 £38.75 £41.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Leicestershire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Leicestershire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Leicester - 4 £196 -
SolarWinds
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Meraki
2 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (40.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) G Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (40.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Aruba
1 3 (60.00%) Avaya
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Meraki
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Northgate
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) SAP