The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds Orion
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 141 136
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds Orion 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.35% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £111 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -69.51% +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 191 285 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.97% 10.04% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 193 100
Median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

SolarWinds Orion
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SolarWinds Orion as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds Orion in Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SolarWinds Orion in Yorkshire

SolarWinds Orion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds Orion.

1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DameWare
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

SolarWinds Orion
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Installations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Adaptive Security
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) DameWare
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) AlienVault
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware