The table below looks at the statistics for Server 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 Server Monitoring over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Monitoring
Rank 588 582 544
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -38
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 8 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.023% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.030% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 15
Average daily rate £368 £250 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £353 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.50% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Server Monitoring
UK

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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Server Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Server Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Server Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in England

Server Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Server Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Server Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Server Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Server 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 Server Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 4 £250 -6.97% 1
South East +18 2 £448 +113.09% 2
North West - 2 £384 - 1
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Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Server 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 Server Monitoring.

1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Replication
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Big Data
4 4 (23.53%) Route 53
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) Android
4 4 (23.53%) Telematics
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE

Server Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Server 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 Server Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
1 4 (23.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (23.53%) Route 53
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) FWSM
3 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Front Office
1 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) AWS Architect
2 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Architect
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Support
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
2 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Telematics
3 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (5.88%) FMCG
5 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Android Development
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCA
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCAA
3 1 (5.88%) CCEA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) MetaFrame
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Polycom
4 2 (11.76%) Siemens
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) IronPort
5 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds