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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 94 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.15% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 0.41% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £356 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £389
% change year-on-year
- -9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £44.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +89.24%

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
554 728 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.80% 36.40% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 471 429
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 24
Median hourly rate £10.31 £13.75 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.05% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.96 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +9 2 £338 -16.66%
Bradford - 1 £375 -
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) OSPF
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) VMware