The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank - 49 37
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+15.53% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-65.00% -11.11%
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 263 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.19% 50.38% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 159 84
Median daily rate £490 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.43% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% +11.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sophos
1 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (60.00%) Kaspersky
1 3 (60.00%) Altiris
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Internet

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Author
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (40.00%) Documentation Author
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Altiris
1 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (60.00%) Kaspersky
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft