Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for WhatsUp Gold skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.47% 1.72% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.86% 11.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Watford median daily rate - £250 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Systems Management Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 70 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 16.36% 15.12% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 19
Watford median daily rate £425 £280 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.79% -34.12% +9.68%
10th Percentile £120 £205 £390
90th Percentile £575 £531 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +8.76% -2.65% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +72.41% -47.27% +161.90%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 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 Watford region with a requirement for WhatsUp Gold.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

WhatsUp Gold
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco