Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds Orion over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SolarWinds Orion
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 832 799
Rank change year-on-year +37 -33 +9
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 14 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.034% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 19
England median daily rate £408 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.24% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £201 £286 £260
90th Percentile £488 £475 £454
UK median daily rate £408 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +7.24% +8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £27.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.71% -10.53%
UK median hourly rate - £27.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -34.71% -10.53%

SolarWinds Orion is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9369 10856 8914
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.62% 10.70% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 7115 5484
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.92% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 225 318
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +6.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.17
90th Percentile £45.90 £47.43 £39.26
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% +2.56%

SolarWinds Orion
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SolarWinds Orion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in England

SolarWinds Orion
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 9 £420 - 3
West Midlands +30 3 £213 -43.33%
Midlands +20 3 £213 -43.33%
South East +19 1 £275 -27.15%
South West - 1 £111 -
SolarWinds Orion
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 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 England region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 9 (64.29%) CCIE
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) HP
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) WLAN
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (50.00%) 802.1X
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) Cacti
7 6 (42.86%) OpenView
7 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
7 6 (42.86%) High Availability
7 6 (42.86%) Skype
7 6 (42.86%) BYOD
7 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
7 6 (42.86%) QRadar

SolarWinds Orion
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) WLAN
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 6 (42.86%) Skype
4 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
7 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 1 (7.14%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) WLAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) BYOD
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) High Availability
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
1 6 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CCIE
3 8 (57.14%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Cacti
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (42.86%) OpenView
2 6 (42.86%) QRadar
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago