The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DameWare skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 29 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.

SolarWinds DameWare
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 640 631
Rank change year-on-year +44 -9  
Contract jobs citing DameWare 18 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Median daily rate £138 £160 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.05% +12.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £128 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £380 £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £155 £120
% change year-on-year -11.28% +29.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.92 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 - £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 - £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 - £13.00

DameWare is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5125 6151 4829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.88% 11.45% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6530 7877 5066
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 306 214
Median hourly rate £17.50 £28.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £17.45 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -50.00% +68.67%  

DameWare
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DameWare as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DameWare in the UK

DameWare
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DameWare in the UK

DameWare
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DameWare over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DameWare in the UK

DameWare
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DameWare in the UK

DameWare
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DameWare within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
UK excluding London +73 16 £138 -11.28%
England +34 15 £138 -14.05%
East of England - 10 £138 -
North of England +59 3 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
South East +14 1 £140 -6.66%
London +4 1 £375 +78.57%

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DameWare also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DameWare.

1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Service Management
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) SLA
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) ITSM
6 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
6 8 (42.11%) HP
7 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
8 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
8 6 (31.58%) SCCM
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (26.32%) Intranet
9 5 (26.32%) Internet
9 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (21.05%) LANDesk
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) Network Management
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (21.05%) WebEx
10 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
10 4 (21.05%) Dell

DameWare
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
1 5 (26.32%) Intranet
2 4 (21.05%) WebEx
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) WLAN
4 1 (5.26%) ADSL
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) ISDN
4 1 (5.26%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Coordinator
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Coordinator
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) PDA
4 1 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 13 (68.42%) Service Management
3 9 (47.37%) ITSM
4 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Network Management
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL V2
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
9 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (5.26%) Line Management
9 1 (5.26%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Dell
3 4 (21.05%) LANDesk
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Wyse
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Altiris
6 1 (5.26%) Compaq
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Lotus
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas