The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 106 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +260.00%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
858 665 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.53% 39.28% 46.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 398 336
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £8.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £23.90 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Leeds -20 8 £338 +12.50% 5
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Load Balancing
3 12 (34.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 12 (34.29%) VMware
4 11 (31.43%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
4 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (28.57%) Use Case
5 10 (28.57%) vSphere
5 10 (28.57%) SAN
6 9 (25.71%) Nagios
6 9 (25.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
7 8 (22.86%) Opsview
7 8 (22.86%) Graphite
7 8 (22.86%) Cacti
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) PHP
8 7 (20.00%) MySQL
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Informix
8 7 (20.00%) Apache
8 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (20.00%) UNIX
8 7 (20.00%) SOA
8 7 (20.00%) IBM
8 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 7 (20.00%) Veritas

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
1 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) SAN
3 7 (20.00%) NAS
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
6 3 (8.57%) DMZ
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.71%) FWSM
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) LDAP
8 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.86%) MPLS
8 1 (2.86%) OSPF
8 1 (2.86%) BGP
8 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.86%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Informix
2 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (17.14%) UNIX Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Network Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (20.00%) IBM XIV
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Load Balancing
2 10 (28.57%) Use Case
3 9 (25.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.00%) SOA
5 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
9 1 (2.86%) Data Security
9 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.86%) Workflow
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNA
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) vSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (25.71%) Nagios
3 8 (22.86%) Cacti
3 8 (22.86%) Opsview
3 8 (22.86%) Graphite
4 7 (20.00%) Salt
4 7 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.00%) Veritas
4 7 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) Brocade
5 3 (8.57%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk
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