The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 560 527 542
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +15
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 10 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.032% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.43% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £378 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.75
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3751 3450 3503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.60% 7.42% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2201 1980 1829
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 157 159
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.39 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £40.76 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
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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 25 July 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
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 25 July 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 0 5 £450 +36.36% 1
South East - 4 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
SolarWinds Orion
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SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (80.95%) SolarWinds
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) BMC
2 9 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 8 (38.10%) SCSM
3 8 (38.10%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (33.33%) SCOM
4 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) VBScript
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 5 (23.81%) VB
6 5 (23.81%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) OpenView
7 4 (19.05%) F5
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
8 3 (14.29%) OSPF
8 3 (14.29%) BGP
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) OSPF
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.52%) TACACS
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) MPLS
7 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
7 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) IT Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) CESG
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) VBScript
3 5 (23.81%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CCNP
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) CCDP
2 2 (9.52%) CCVP
3 1 (4.76%) GSEC
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (38.10%) SCSM
2 7 (33.33%) SCOM
3 4 (19.05%) OpenView
4 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (14.29%) Cacti
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
5 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.76%) WMI
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) SolarWinds
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) BMC
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) F5
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 2 (9.52%) Websense
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (4.76%) McAfee
8 1 (4.76%) Sophos
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) Avaya
8 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) IronPort
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