The table below looks at the statistics for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 441 434 438
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.74% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.13 £22.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-23.88% -52.63%
SolarWinds Orion
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2660 2034 2107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.56% 8.59% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1774 1364 1327
Median daily rate £500 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 40
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +7.96%

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Trend in London

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Histogram in London

SolarWinds Orion
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SolarWinds Orion Hourly Rate Trend in London

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 London region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 15 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 10 (66.67%) Nagios
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (66.67%) Cacti
2 10 (66.67%) FWSM
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (60.00%) CCIE
3 9 (60.00%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (60.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
6 1 (6.67%) IOS XR

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) FWSM
1 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 9 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 9 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) 802.11
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Ethereal
4 1 (6.67%) Frame Relay
4 1 (6.67%) IOS XR
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) Junos
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) WiMAX
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mandriva Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCIE
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Cacti
1 10 (66.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft