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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 111 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 25 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Average daily rate
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£431 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -5.98%
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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
1182 1092 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.17% 44.37% 42.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 642 393
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 56 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 20 £438 - 4
South Yorkshire - 4 £300 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 5
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SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
3 9 (32.14%) Use Case
3 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (21.43%) CCNA
5 6 (21.43%) SOA
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
6 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) VoIP
6 5 (17.86%) CCNP
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 2 (7.14%) Nagios
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) DNS
9 2 (7.14%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VoIP
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Informix
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Monitoring Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) PKI
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.57%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
2 9 (32.14%) Use Case
2 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (21.43%) SOA
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Data Security
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Service Management
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.57%) Cacti
4 1 (3.57%) Salt
4 1 (3.57%) Opsview
4 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago