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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Monitoring
London / City of London
Rank 153 148 183
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.28% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +72.72%

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
2536 2610 4196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.11% 84.96% 81.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2017 2057 3300
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 35
Median hourly rate £50.75 £35.60 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.57% +74.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £18.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) ICMP
3 1 (33.33%) X.25
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Converged Networks
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) ICMP
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Tandberg