The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 26 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 88 72
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16  
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 6 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.52% 1.00% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.81% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £263 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% -20.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £235 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £384
% change year-on-year - -2.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year - +82.97%  

SolarWinds 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 Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 612 719 653
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 52.80% 55.56% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 442 367
Median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 68 29
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +173.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Surrey

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Surrey

SolarWinds
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds in Surrey

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 £425 -
Woking - 2 £369 - 1
SolarWinds
South East

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) logstash
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Kibana
2 4 (57.14%) Rsyslog
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) VMware

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
1 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAAS
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kibana
1 4 (57.14%) logstash
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Rsyslog
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) LogLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Radianz
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) TippingPoint
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