Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

SolarWinds
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 72 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 -
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.25% 0.68% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 1.59% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £425 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +109.88% -
10th Percentile £325 £396 £180
90th Percentile £370 £444 £281
Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £413 £385
% change year-on-year -19.70% +7.14% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 297 440 425
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 37.45% 42.93% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 298 245
South Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.77% +19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £203
90th Percentile £575 £591 £495
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 31
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -19.23%
10th Percentile £9.39 £8.50 £7.69
90th Percentile £21.75 £29.15 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.66 £13.60
% change year-on-year +2.53% +0.44% +8.76%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in South Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in South Yorkshire

SolarWinds
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Sheffield +8 1 £350 -15.92%
SolarWinds
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SolarWinds 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC