The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 119 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 21 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.043% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
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£325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £314
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +27.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +205.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1207 939 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.82% 39.97% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 521 495
Average daily rate £340 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SolarWinds Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SolarWinds Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SolarWinds
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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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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 -1 18 £325 - 8
South Yorkshire - 2 £203 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £143 - 2
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SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Cisco
3 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 20 (37.04%) Load Balancing
5 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 16 (29.63%) SQL
7 14 (25.93%) Firewall
8 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (22.22%) VMware
10 11 (20.37%) HP
11 10 (18.52%) SAN
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle
11 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (18.52%) Use Case
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (18.52%) vSphere
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
12 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (16.67%) Nagios
12 9 (16.67%) UNIX
13 8 (14.81%) NetApp
13 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
13 8 (14.81%) Cacti
13 8 (14.81%) Relational Database

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (12.96%) Apache
1 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.96%) Node.js
2 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 10 (18.52%) SAN
3 7 (12.96%) NAS
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.26%) VoIP
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) DMZ
6 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) FWSM
7 2 (3.70%) DNS
7 2 (3.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.85%) SNMP
8 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.85%) MPLS
8 1 (1.85%) OSPF
8 1 (1.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Informix
4 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
1 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Architect
2 9 (16.67%) DBA
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) OLE
2 1 (1.85%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (12.96%) IBM XIV
2 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.67%) UNIX
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 10 (18.52%) Use Case
3 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (12.96%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.96%) Build Automation
4 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) SOA
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) Change Management
9 1 (1.85%) Data Security
9 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
9 1 (1.85%) Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.96%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) CCNA
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.26%) CCNP
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (18.52%) vSphere
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (16.67%) Nagios
4 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
4 8 (14.81%) Cacti
4 8 (14.81%) Opsview
4 8 (14.81%) Graphite
5 7 (12.96%) Salt
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.85%) SCCM
7 1 (1.85%) SCOM
7 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Cisco
2 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 12 (22.22%) VMware
4 11 (20.37%) HP
5 10 (18.52%) Oracle
6 8 (14.81%) NetApp
7 7 (12.96%) Veritas
7 7 (12.96%) IBM
8 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.26%) F5
9 3 (5.56%) Brocade
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.85%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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