Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meridio products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meridio over the 6 months to 22 July 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 Meridio, Inc.

Meridio
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 377 390
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -46
Contract jobs citing Meridio 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.037% 0.086% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.18% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
South East median daily rate £335 £195 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.54% - -
England median daily rate £269 £280 £325
% change year-on-year -3.93% -13.85% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £12.00 - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 - -

Meridio is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7874 9086 9182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.65% 48.77% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4347 5383 4973
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 412 476
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.49% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.23 £40.15
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Meridio
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Meridio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Meridio in the South East

Meridio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Meridio in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Meridio in the South East

Meridio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meridio in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meridio in the South East

Meridio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meridio in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Meridio in the South East

Meridio
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meridio within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Berkshire +17 6 £335 +82.04%
Thames Valley +4 6 £335 +82.04%
Meridio
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Meridio 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 South East region with a requirement for Meridio.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Access
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
3 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Netcool
3 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Meridio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) Netcool
1 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
4 1 (16.67%) Lumension
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Varonis