Period
to 17 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 July 2019 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 48 52
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.59% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Somerset median daily rate - £225 -
South West median daily rate £463 £250 £370
% change year-on-year +85.00% -32.43% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £10.27

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 175 126 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 42.58% 27.88% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 64 112
Somerset median daily rate £396 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.92% -17.46% +5.00%
10th Percentile £136 £171 £163
90th Percentile £538 £498 £538
South West median daily rate £443 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.65% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 29
Somerset median hourly rate £18.75 £21.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.79% -57.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £11.08 £14.40 £35.25
90th Percentile £43.10 £32.05 £53.75
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £29.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +37.29% -24.84% +57.00%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Somerset

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Somerset