The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Monitoring
Rank 183 192 187
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £373 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +29.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £334 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.80 £13.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -50.00%
Network Monitoring
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3988 4651 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.71% 77.43% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3120 3413 3332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) Physics
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
6 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) IPsec
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) OSPF
3 5 (35.71%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) DMVPN
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) HSRP
6 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Physics
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 4 (28.57%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) ISMS
3 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Postfix
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.14%) Squid
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 4 (28.57%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.14%) Imperva
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) Verint