The table below looks at the statistics for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 561 539 508
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 18 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.026% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.36% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 15
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£425 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £48.25 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 - £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.85 - £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 - £38.75
SolarWinds Orion
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4189 3352 2891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.45% 7.16% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2069 1550
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 203
Average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.43 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.72 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SolarWinds Orion Jobs Demand Trend in England

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the England region.

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Trend in England

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Histogram in England

SolarWinds Orion
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the England region.

SolarWinds Orion Hourly Rate Trend in England

SolarWinds Orion
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SolarWinds Orion Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SolarWinds Orion
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 10 £450 +38.46% 4
South East - 3 £438 -
East Midlands - 2 £295 -
Yorkshire -11 1 £310 -13.88%
South West - - - - 1
SolarWinds Orion
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SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SolarWinds Orion also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds Orion.

1 39 (97.50%) SolarWinds
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
3 20 (50.00%) Firewall
4 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (42.50%) CCNP
6 15 (37.50%) WAN
7 14 (35.00%) Windows
7 14 (35.00%) OSPF
7 14 (35.00%) F5
8 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (32.50%) BGP
8 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
9 11 (27.50%) LAN
10 10 (25.00%) SCOM
11 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (22.50%) CCVP
11 9 (22.50%) VoIP
11 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.00%) CCDP
12 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
12 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
13 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (17.50%) Capacity Management
13 7 (17.50%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (17.50%) WAN Optimisation
13 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
13 7 (17.50%) SCSM

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SolarWinds Orion also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds Orion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) OSPF
4 13 (32.50%) BGP
4 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (27.50%) LAN
6 9 (22.50%) VoIP
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (17.50%) Network Security
8 7 (17.50%) VPN
8 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
9 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (12.50%) SSL
9 5 (12.50%) LDAP
9 5 (12.50%) ADSL
9 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.00%) Introscope
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Administrator
2 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Network Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) Network Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Monitoring Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Server Support
8 1 (2.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
3 2 (5.00%) XSLT
3 2 (5.00%) WSDL
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) OLE
3 2 (5.00%) OLE DB
3 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) DataPower
3 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.50%) Capacity Management
2 7 (17.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.00%) Logistics
5 3 (7.50%) Network Management
6 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Data Security
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) VBScript
2 4 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNP
3 9 (22.50%) CCVP
4 8 (20.00%) CCDP
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (10.00%) CCNA
6 4 (10.00%) MCSE
7 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
8 2 (5.00%) CCIE
8 2 (5.00%) CCSP
8 2 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) XenApp
1 4 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) Xen
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SCOM
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (17.50%) SCSM
3 5 (12.50%) FortiGate
3 5 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 4 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 4 (10.00%) Nessus
4 4 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (7.50%) Foglight
5 3 (7.50%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (5.00%) CA Wily
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (2.50%) OpenView
7 1 (2.50%) WMI
7 1 (2.50%) SCCM
7 1 (2.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) SolarWinds
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
3 14 (35.00%) F5
4 8 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Websense
5 7 (17.50%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.00%) Juniper
7 5 (12.50%) 3Com
7 5 (12.50%) HP
7 5 (12.50%) Aruba
8 4 (10.00%) Dell
8 4 (10.00%) Citrix
8 4 (10.00%) BMC
9 2 (5.00%) CA
10 1 (2.50%) IPFX
10 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
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