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 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.

Dell Software Foglight
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 651 627
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.017% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £275
% change year-on-year - +45.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Foglight 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 5006 6031 4804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.82% 11.37% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3281 3880 2960
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 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 137 162
Median hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.58% +43.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.46 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £39.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Foglight
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Foglight as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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

Foglight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Foglight in the UK