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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Monitoring over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Monitoring
Rank 571 607 608
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +1
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 37 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.024% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.029% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 18
Median daily rate £388 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £306 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £510 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.75 - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 - -
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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
38448 41356 40657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.89% 81.37% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25745 27258 26863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 1230 1164
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Server Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Server Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Server Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Server Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 19 £393 - 1
London 0 7 £404 +15.35% 1
South East +29 4 £325 -25.28%
East of England - 3 £375 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West +2 1 £425 +13.33%
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
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Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Server 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 England region with a requirement for Server Monitoring.

1 60 (78.95%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) Linux
3 44 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 40 (52.63%) HP
5 37 (48.68%) Unix
6 31 (40.79%) SQL
6 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
7 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
8 28 (36.84%) SC Cleared
9 27 (35.53%) Perl
9 27 (35.53%) Shell Script
10 26 (34.21%) VB
10 26 (34.21%) HP SiteScope
11 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
12 20 (26.32%) ITIL
13 19 (25.00%) Tivoli
14 18 (23.68%) VMware
15 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (15.79%) MOM
18 12 (15.79%) Oracle
19 11 (14.47%) SAN
20 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
20 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
20 10 (13.16%) Office 365
21 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
21 9 (11.84%) DV Cleared
21 9 (11.84%) DHCP
21 9 (11.84%) DNS

Server Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.47%) SAN
3 9 (11.84%) DHCP
3 9 (11.84%) DNS
4 7 (9.21%) VoIP
5 6 (7.89%) LAN
6 5 (6.58%) Internet
7 4 (5.26%) VPN
8 3 (3.95%) Firewall
8 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
8 3 (3.95%) VLAN
8 3 (3.95%) WAN
8 3 (3.95%) Wireless
8 3 (3.95%) WLAN
9 2 (2.63%) HTTP
10 1 (1.32%) Intranet
10 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.32%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) DB2
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) KNIME
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Power BI
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.63%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) JMeter
2 1 (1.32%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
1 4 (5.26%) Publishing
2 3 (3.95%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Security Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Server Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Head of IT
7 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (3.95%) Server Support
7 3 (3.95%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) CSS
2 2 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) jQuery
3 1 (1.32%) JSON
3 1 (1.32%) LAMP
3 1 (1.32%) Sass
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.32%) WCF
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Clustering
2 4 (5.26%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (78.95%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) Linux
3 44 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 37 (48.68%) Unix
5 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.32%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
3 8 (10.53%) SIEM
3 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (9.21%) Change Control
5 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
5 6 (7.89%) Security Operations
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) Change Management
6 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 4 (5.26%) Project Management
6 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.95%) High Availability
7 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) Perl
2 27 (35.53%) Shell Script
3 26 (34.21%) VB
4 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.63%) C
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) VBScript
6 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) PHP
6 1 (1.32%) R
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
2 28 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.84%) DV Cleared
4 8 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (7.89%) MCSE
5 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.58%) AAT
7 4 (5.26%) MCDST
7 4 (5.26%) MCITP
7 4 (5.26%) MCTS
8 2 (2.63%) Degree
9 1 (1.32%) CCNA
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.32%) Varnish
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) HP SiteScope
2 19 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 12 (15.79%) MOM
4 7 (9.21%) SCCM
5 5 (6.58%) SCOM
6 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
6 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Nagios
8 1 (1.32%) OpenView
8 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) HP
2 18 (23.68%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle
4 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
5 8 (10.53%) BMC
5 8 (10.53%) CA
5 8 (10.53%) Qualys
6 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.26%) Adobe
7 4 (5.26%) Apple
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco
7 4 (5.26%) IBM
7 4 (5.26%) NetApp
7 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.95%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.32%) Dell
9 1 (1.32%) FactSet
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.32%) Siebel
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