Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 July 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 589 610
Rank change year-on-year -34 +21 -8
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 7 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.022% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
London median daily rate £318 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.40% - +8.39%
10th Percentile £227 £350 £290
90th Percentile £456 £500 £475
England median daily rate £325 £408 £380
% change year-on-year -20.25% +7.24% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.04 - £27.75

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

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,379 4,886 5,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.81% 11.69% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,690 3,500 3,675
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
England median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 41 33
London median hourly rate £24.92 £24.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +21.80% +5.26%
10th Percentile £13.31 £14.10 £16.50
90th Percentile £57.63 £47.00 £53.25
England median hourly rate £19.20 £17.89 £22.00
% change year-on-year +7.35% -18.70% +8.99%

SolarWinds Orion
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds Orion in London

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in London

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds Orion in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SolarWinds Orion in London

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in London

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds Orion also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) OSPF
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WLAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) IPsec
5 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Network Management
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) Splunk
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (28.57%) Verint
6 2 (28.57%) CyberTech
6 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
6 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless

SolarWinds Orion
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) H.323
4 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
4 2 (28.57%) QSIG
4 2 (28.57%) SCCP
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Support
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telephony Support
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Organisational Awareness
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE Collaboration
4 1 (14.29%) CCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CME
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) CyberTech
4 2 (28.57%) Verint
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 1 (14.29%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Radianz
5 1 (14.29%) Reuters
5 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Zscaler