The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 61 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £325 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £343 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +37.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.61 £26.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-32.27% +112.24%
Network Monitoring
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 602 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.23% 67.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 408 244
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Monitoring across the Birmingham region.

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring across the Birmingham region.

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Monitoring
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Monitoring 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 Network Monitoring.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Fault Management
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Monitoring 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 Network Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper