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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 117 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 1 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.84% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 2.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-68.75% -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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
694 858 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.05% 40.09% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 529 384
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +94.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 1 - -
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) Opsview
2 2 (50.00%) Graphite
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) HSRP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) CCDE
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Graphite
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Opsview
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec