Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Foglight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foglight over the 6 months to 18 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.

Quest Foglight
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 879 885
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.060% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
UK median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Foglight 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 11554 11638 9814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.01% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7815 7439 5986
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 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.87 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -32.49% +23.49% -5.13%

Foglight
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Foglight in the UK

Foglight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Foglight in the UK