Period
to 29 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 January 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.26% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £306 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £369 £363 -
% change year-on-year +1.72% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 394 603 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.57% 53.32% 49.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 352 442
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £274 £240 £239
90th Percentile £565 £648 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 52 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +41.51%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.00 £35.55 £24.60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +3.57% -18.84% +50.00%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Milton Keynes

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) OneLogin
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) VMware