The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Monitoring
Rank 507 499 502
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 88 84 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 26
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£345 £368 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +20.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £225 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +138.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +4.87%
Network Monitoring
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40278 37760 34988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.89% 76.47% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26689 23812 21696
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1098 1032
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 33 £417 +2.83% 13
South East -12 22 £350 - 10
North West -12 8 £200 - 6
South West +5 7 - - 6
East of England +3 5 £315 - 1
East Midlands -13 5 £300 - 2
Yorkshire -20 4 £300 - 2
North East -31 2 £340 -2.85%
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Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 144 (67.92%) Cisco
2 120 (56.60%) Firewall
3 84 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (37.26%) WAN
5 75 (35.38%) LAN
6 65 (30.66%) Wireless
7 62 (29.25%) SolarWinds
8 61 (28.77%) CheckPoint
9 58 (27.36%) Network Security
10 55 (25.94%) Windows
11 54 (25.47%) CCNP
12 51 (24.06%) CCNA
12 51 (24.06%) OSPF
13 50 (23.58%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (21.70%) BGP
15 45 (21.23%) F5
16 44 (20.75%) Network Management
16 44 (20.75%) ITIL
17 38 (17.92%) TCP/IP
18 37 (17.45%) DNS
18 37 (17.45%) Juniper
19 36 (16.98%) VPN
19 36 (16.98%) Load Balancing
20 34 (16.04%) DHCP
21 33 (15.57%) MPLS
22 31 (14.62%) Linux
23 30 (14.15%) HP
23 30 (14.15%) Cisco Nexus
24 28 (13.21%) VMware
25 27 (12.74%) Network Design

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 7 (3.30%) IIS
1 7 (3.30%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.30%) Lync
2 6 (2.83%) Apache
2 6 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.36%) Zope
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.08%) MS Visio
2 14 (6.60%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.25%) MS Office
4 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 120 (56.60%) Firewall
2 79 (37.26%) WAN
3 75 (35.38%) LAN
4 65 (30.66%) Wireless
5 58 (27.36%) Network Security
6 51 (24.06%) OSPF
7 50 (23.58%) Cisco ASA
8 46 (21.70%) BGP
9 38 (17.92%) TCP/IP
10 37 (17.45%) DNS
11 36 (16.98%) VPN
12 34 (16.04%) DHCP
13 33 (15.57%) MPLS
14 30 (14.15%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (9.91%) VLAN
16 20 (9.43%) EIGRP
17 19 (8.96%) SNMP
18 18 (8.49%) Internet
18 18 (8.49%) Intrusion Detection
19 17 (8.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.77%) MySQL
3 6 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 20 (9.43%) Finance
2 11 (5.19%) Banking
3 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.36%) Military
5 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Games
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 89 (41.98%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.51%) Analyst
3 29 (13.68%) Network Support
4 27 (12.74%) Network Analyst
5 24 (11.32%) Security Engineer
6 18 (8.49%) Consultant
7 17 (8.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.02%) Support Analyst
7 17 (8.02%) Network Consultant
7 17 (8.02%) Network Support Analyst
7 17 (8.02%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.66%) Network Specialist
9 9 (4.25%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
10 8 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.30%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.30%) Communications Engineer
11 7 (3.30%) Monitoring Specialist
12 6 (2.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (2.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.25%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.77%) CSS
3 5 (2.36%) Web Services
3 5 (2.36%) Middleware
4 4 (1.89%) XMPP
5 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.47%) OLE
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.79%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.72%) CMDB
4 8 (3.77%) User Experience
4 8 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.83%) Statistics
7 5 (2.36%) e-Health
7 5 (2.36%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.89%) NHS
8 4 (1.89%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.89%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.42%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.94%) PKI
11 1 (0.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.94%) Windows
2 31 (14.62%) Linux
3 17 (8.02%) UNIX
4 16 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.36%) Solaris
7 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.47%) CentOS
9 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.75%) ITIL
1 44 (20.75%) Network Management
2 36 (16.98%) Load Balancing
3 27 (12.74%) Network Design
4 25 (11.79%) Change Management
5 24 (11.32%) Configuration Management
6 15 (7.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (6.60%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (6.60%) Service Management
8 13 (6.13%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 12 (5.66%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.25%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.25%) Cyber Security
11 8 (3.77%) WAN Optimisation
11 8 (3.77%) Network Architecture
11 8 (3.77%) Problem Management
11 8 (3.77%) Computer Forensics
12 7 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.32%) Perl
2 18 (8.49%) Python
3 9 (4.25%) SQL
3 9 (4.25%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.30%) PHP
6 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.94%) VBScript
6 2 (0.94%) Tcl
6 2 (0.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.47%) Groovy
7 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 84 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (25.47%) CCNP
3 51 (24.06%) CCNA
4 21 (9.91%) Security Cleared
5 17 (8.02%) Degree
6 15 (7.08%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.60%) CCIE
8 8 (3.77%) CCSA
9 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.83%) CCDA
9 6 (2.83%) CCIP
9 6 (2.83%) MCSE
10 5 (2.36%) CCDP
11 4 (1.89%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.47%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.47%) CISSP
14 1 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.83%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.02%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.25%) vSphere
4 8 (3.77%) XenApp
5 6 (2.83%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.36%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.36%) HDFS
7 4 (1.89%) Docker
7 4 (1.89%) Snort
8 2 (0.94%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.47%) vCloud
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
9 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (6.60%) OPNET
2 11 (5.19%) SCOM
3 10 (4.72%) Zenoss
4 9 (4.25%) WhatsUp Gold
4 9 (4.25%) OpenView
4 9 (4.25%) Nagios
5 8 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (3.30%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (2.83%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (2.83%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (2.36%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (2.36%) SCCM
8 5 (2.36%) Netcool
9 4 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.42%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.42%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.42%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 144 (67.92%) Cisco
2 62 (29.25%) SolarWinds
3 61 (28.77%) CheckPoint
4 45 (21.23%) F5
5 37 (17.45%) Juniper
6 30 (14.15%) HP
7 28 (13.21%) VMware
8 26 (12.26%) Microsoft
9 18 (8.49%) Riverbed
10 16 (7.55%) McAfee
11 15 (7.08%) Nokia
11 15 (7.08%) Remedy
12 14 (6.60%) Fortinet
13 13 (6.13%) NetScout
14 12 (5.66%) Aruba
15 11 (5.19%) Oracle
15 11 (5.19%) Citrix
16 8 (3.77%) BMC
17 7 (3.30%) IBM
17 7 (3.30%) EMC
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago