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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Monitoring
Rank 178 - 202
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 14 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Average daily rate
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£369 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.82% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £12.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+112.24% +22.50%
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 17 (70.83%) Cisco
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (45.83%) SolarWinds
4 10 (41.67%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) VPN
5 9 (37.50%) CCNA
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 9 (37.50%) Wireless
5 9 (37.50%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) CCNP
6 8 (33.33%) OSPF
7 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) VLAN
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 5 (20.83%) Aruba
8 5 (20.83%) Network Management
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) SLA
9 4 (16.67%) OPNET
9 4 (16.67%) XMPP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) VPN
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (37.50%) Wireless
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (33.33%) OSPF
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) VLAN
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 5 (20.83%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) SNMP
7 3 (12.50%) TACACS
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
8 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) DNS
8 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XMPP
2 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Physics
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.83%) Network Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (16.67%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNA
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.17%) CCSE
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) ProxySG
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenServer
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) OPNET
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.50%) Netcool
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) OpenView
4 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) SolarWinds
3 9 (37.50%) F5
4 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Aruba
6 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
6 4 (16.67%) Splunk
7 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 3 (12.50%) BT
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) McAfee
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Remedy
9 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
9 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
9 1 (4.17%) Imperva
9 1 (4.17%) Tandberg