The first table below looks at the demand for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 238 - 238
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% - 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.50
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
750 893 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.17% 10.56% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 444 294
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 48 43
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.01% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.70 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
SolarWinds Orion
England

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Surrey - 1 - -
SolarWinds Orion
England

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (81.82%) BMC
3 8 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
3 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
3 8 (72.73%) SCSM
4 6 (54.55%) SCOM
5 5 (45.45%) VBScript
5 5 (45.45%) VB
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Logistics
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
9 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
9 1 (9.09%) vSphere
9 1 (9.09%) Network Management

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) TACACS
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) IT Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Support Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
1 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
1 5 (45.45%) VB
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCVP
2 1 (9.09%) GSEC
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (72.73%) SCSM
2 6 (54.55%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (81.82%) BMC
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) Websense
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix