The table below looks at the statistics for SolarWinds Orion skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds Orion
Rank 145 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.20% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £388 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
SolarWinds Orion
England

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

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
267 249 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.13% 8.51% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 156 120
Average daily rate £475 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £16.45 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

SolarWinds Orion
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Orion Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Orion Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -10 2 £388 +0.64%
SolarWinds Orion
England

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Cacti
3 4 (66.67%) Opsview
3 4 (66.67%) Graphite
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (50.00%) Hudson
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Informix
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Hudson
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) CCDE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cacti
1 4 (66.67%) Graphite
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Opsview
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
5 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (33.33%) Meraki
5 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec