Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

SolarWinds
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 85
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.54% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
West Sussex median daily rate - £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.15% -
South East median daily rate £350 £381 £338
% change year-on-year -8.20% +12.96% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.21%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 432 553 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.34% 43.17% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 288 297
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £239 £237
90th Percentile £564 £505 £528
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 29
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £25.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +55.02% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.27 £10.80
90th Percentile £26.13 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in West Sussex

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in West Sussex

SolarWinds
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds in West Sussex