Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 859 865
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing DameWare 32 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
UK median daily rate £140 £135 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -4.59%
10th Percentile £138 £118 £101
90th Percentile £159 £165 £193
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £135 £130
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.85% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 9
UK median hourly rate £11.50 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.33% +17.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £9.71 £15.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £21.16 £18.10 £32.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -30.33% +37.50% -

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11669 11566 9740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.04% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7896 7382 5953
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 268 334
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.98 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.13 £19.03
% change year-on-year -27.68% +16.26% -5.13%

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DameWare over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 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
England +26 32 £140 +3.70%
UK excluding London +30 23 £138 +1.86%
East of England +6 16 £138 +10.01%
London -21 9 £140 +2.75%
North of England +56 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South East -1 3 £145 -3.33%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 27 (84.38%) ITIL
3 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) SLA
4 17 (53.13%) Windows
4 17 (53.13%) ITSM
4 17 (53.13%) Service Management
5 16 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 14 (43.75%) Terminal Services
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (37.50%) Blackberry
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) MCSA
9 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
9 9 (28.13%) VMware
10 8 (25.00%) WebEx
11 7 (21.88%) FactSet
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
11 7 (21.88%) Advertising
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.88%) Apple
11 7 (21.88%) NHS
11 7 (21.88%) Internet
11 7 (21.88%) Reuters
11 7 (21.88%) Bloomberg

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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Eikon
2 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) WebEx
2 7 (21.88%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Intranet
3 5 (15.63%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) ADSL
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (6.25%) ISDN
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) PSTN
6 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Coordinator
2 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Coordinator
3 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) NHS
4 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.50%) PDA
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) ITSM
2 17 (53.13%) Service Management
3 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.63%) Workload Management
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (6.25%) E-Procurement
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Network Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCSA
3 7 (21.88%) MCSE
4 6 (18.75%) MCP
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) Terminal Services
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
1 4 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Apple
3 7 (21.88%) Bloomberg
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) FactSet
3 7 (21.88%) Reuters
4 6 (18.75%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (6.25%) Adobe
6 2 (6.25%) Altiris
6 2 (6.25%) Bomgar
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Fidessa
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) LANDesk
6 2 (6.25%) Remedy
6 2 (6.25%) Sophos
6 2 (6.25%) Wyse