The table below looks at the statistics for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds Orion
England / South East
Rank - 252 258
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.036% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.35% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £400 £303
% change year-on-year
-31.87% +32.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £59.00
% change year-on-year
-67.04% -25.42%

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
782 852 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.77% 10.20% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 492 550
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +61.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £60.06 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SolarWinds Orion
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SolarWinds Orion Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) DDNS
3 2 (50.00%) DSL
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DDNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DSL
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (25.00%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) VMware