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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 604 583 582
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 27 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 0.53% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 4
Median daily rate £380 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - -
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
5622 4556 3920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.26% 8.83% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3739 2831 2296
Median daily rate £450 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 131 122
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.53 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.40% +16.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SolarWinds Orion as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 11 £418 -1.76%
South East -2 11 £380 +8.57% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £78 -80.37%
West Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 1 £93 -
SolarWinds Orion
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SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 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 England region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 35 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 30 (85.71%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) Firewall
4 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
6 17 (48.57%) Wireless
7 16 (45.71%) F5
8 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (40.00%) Degree
9 14 (40.00%) Juniper
10 13 (37.14%) CCIE
10 13 (37.14%) CCNP
11 12 (34.29%) Nagios
12 11 (31.43%) DHCP
12 11 (31.43%) DNS
12 11 (31.43%) Cacti
13 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
13 10 (28.57%) SAN
13 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
13 10 (28.57%) FWSM
14 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
14 9 (25.71%) MPLS
14 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
14 9 (25.71%) BIG-IP
14 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
14 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
14 9 (25.71%) Cisco PIX
15 8 (22.86%) Network Security
15 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) Wireless
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (31.43%) DHCP
4 11 (31.43%) DNS
5 10 (28.57%) FWSM
5 10 (28.57%) SAN
6 9 (25.71%) BIG-IP
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
6 9 (25.71%) MPLS
7 8 (22.86%) BGP
7 8 (22.86%) DDNS
7 8 (22.86%) DSL
7 8 (22.86%) Ethernet
7 8 (22.86%) OSPF
7 8 (22.86%) SSL
7 8 (22.86%) TACACS
7 8 (22.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Informix
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Hudson
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Security Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) PKI
4 3 (8.57%) FlexPod
5 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
1 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
1 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
2 8 (22.86%) Change Control
2 8 (22.86%) Information Management
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
3 7 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 5 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (8.57%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.71%) Perl
1 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 13 (37.14%) CCIE
3 13 (37.14%) CCNP
4 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) MCDST
7 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 3 (8.57%) MCSE
7 3 (8.57%) MCTS
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.71%) CCSP
8 2 (5.71%) CISSP
8 2 (5.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) vCloud
3 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Nagios
2 11 (31.43%) Cacti
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.57%) SCCM
5 2 (5.71%) Graphite
5 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.71%) Opsview
6 1 (2.86%) Ansible
6 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 30 (85.71%) Cisco
3 16 (45.71%) F5
4 14 (40.00%) Juniper
5 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
5 6 (17.14%) Trustwave
6 5 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (11.43%) NetApp
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.71%) Ipanema Technologies
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.71%) Veritas
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) EMC
10 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.86%) IBM
10 1 (2.86%) Symantec