The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetScout products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetScout over the 3 months to 25 June 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 NetScout Systems, Inc.

NetScout
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 252
Contract jobs citing NetScout 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £250 £400
% change year-on-year +55.00% -37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NetScout 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 3755 4266 4471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.16% 48.42% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2098 2500 2441
Median daily rate £413 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +0.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 215 239
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

NetScout
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing NetScout as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for NetScout in the South East

NetScout
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetScout in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetScout 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 NetScout.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

NetScout
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy