The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dell Software Foglight
England / London
Rank - 438 415
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.092% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £110 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -72.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £300
% change year-on-year - +41.66%  
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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2139 2171 1812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.99% 9.81% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1521 1249
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 37
Median hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.88% +20.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Foglight
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Foglight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Foglight in London

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region with a requirement for Foglight.

1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) PBX
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Aruba
5 2 (33.33%) Dell KACE
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Apache

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) PBX
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) Dell KACE
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic