The first table below looks at the demand for nmon 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 nmon over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nmon
Rank 551 519 568
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +49
Contract jobs citing nmon 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.11% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £513 £303 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.42% -26.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £303 £410
% change year-on-year
+69.42% -26.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3758 2854 3479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.61% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 1669 1882
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 152 149
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.05 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
nmon
UK

nmon
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing nmon across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

nmon Jobs Demand Trend in England

nmon
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

nmon Daily Rate Trend in England

nmon
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing nmon across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

nmon Daily Rate Histogram in England

nmon
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 nmon within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 5 £513 +69.42%
South West - - - - 1
nmon
UK

nmon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing nmon 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 nmon.

1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
4 6 (54.55%) Middleware
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) FTP
5 5 (45.45%) AIX
5 5 (45.45%) Solaris
5 5 (45.45%) DB2
5 5 (45.45%) Statistics
5 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (36.36%) CA Wily
6 4 (36.36%) Change Control
6 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Tuxedo
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

nmon
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing nmon 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 nmon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Tuxedo
3 1 (9.09%) Commerce Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) Introscope
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ODBC
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (36.36%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Fundtech