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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Monitoring
Rank 150 188 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 9 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 0
Median daily rate £353 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.85% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +70.49%
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
2848 4518 4846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 80.18% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2330 3554 3658
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) Cisco
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (33.33%) Avaya
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) SNMP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) Network Management
7 3 (20.00%) Ansible
7 3 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) SNMP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (13.33%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Debian
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) SUSE
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIE
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) Postfix
2 2 (13.33%) Squid
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
3 1 (6.67%) Snort
3 1 (6.67%) StorNext
3 1 (6.67%) UAG
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (6.67%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) Cacti
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (6.67%) Graphite
4 1 (6.67%) OpenView
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Salt
4 1 (6.67%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) Tandberg
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.67%) ScanSafe
6 1 (6.67%) Sonus