The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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.

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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 87 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 15 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 0.46% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £375 £311
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +205.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 435 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.07% 41.39% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 274 225
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £174 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.12 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SolarWinds 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.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 4 (21.05%) Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
9 4 (21.05%) vSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (15.79%) F5
10 3 (15.79%) NetApp

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SolarWinds 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) DMZ
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 2 (10.53%) FWSM
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) HSRP
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
5 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.26%) VRRP
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) FCoE
5 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 12c
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Informix
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) OLE
1 1 (5.26%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) IBM XIV
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Security
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
3 2 (10.53%) Opsview
3 2 (10.53%) Graphite
3 2 (10.53%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.26%) Salt
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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