Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for OPNET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OPNET 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.

Riverbed OPNET
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 196 -
Contract jobs citing OPNET 0 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.39% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £400 -
England median daily rate £494 £438 £315
% change year-on-year +12.86% +38.89% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 -

OPNET 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 483 505 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.08% 8.13% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 282 154
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £410 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +31.73% -1.19%
10th Percentile £231 £300 £240
90th Percentile £588 £538 £481
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.17% -1.69% -26.25%
10th Percentile £12.93 £12.38 £11.35
90th Percentile £51.88 £21.15 £28.27
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +1.50%

OPNET
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing OPNET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OPNET in the West Midlands

OPNET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OPNET in the West Midlands