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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Monitoring
UK / England
Rank 555 604 588
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -16
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 24 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
Median daily rate £381 £298 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.15% +19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £260 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £336 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £230
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.75 - -

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
34591 38854 37356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.76% 82.81% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23092 25730 24027
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 889 1061 1006
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £56.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 12 £406 -
London +11 5 £420 +68.00% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
South East +17 2 £356 +3.26%
North West - 2 - -
Server Monitoring
UK

Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 42 (79.25%) Windows
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
3 30 (56.60%) Linux
3 30 (56.60%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
5 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
6 24 (45.28%) Unix
6 24 (45.28%) Perl
6 24 (45.28%) HP
6 24 (45.28%) SC Cleared
7 22 (41.51%) Shell Script
7 22 (41.51%) VB
7 22 (41.51%) HP SiteScope
8 13 (24.53%) ITIL
9 12 (22.64%) Tivoli
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.87%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
11 10 (18.87%) VMware
12 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.98%) Office 365
13 8 (15.09%) Change Control
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.09%) Quality Management
13 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
13 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
14 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (13.21%) Change Management
14 7 (13.21%) PowerShell

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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SPSS
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Office 365
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) HP Helion
4 1 (1.89%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) LAN
3 3 (5.66%) VLAN
3 3 (5.66%) Wireless
3 3 (5.66%) WLAN
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.77%) X.509
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) Intranet
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.66%) KNIME
5 3 (5.66%) Power BI
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) DBA
3 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
3 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Head of IT
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell Developer
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (5.66%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) CSS
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
1 1 (1.89%) Sass
1 1 (1.89%) SOAP
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) Windows Server
3 24 (45.28%) Unix
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.77%) CentOS
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (15.09%) Change Control
3 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
3 8 (15.09%) Quality Management
4 7 (13.21%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Presales
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) Perl
3 22 (41.51%) Shell Script
3 22 (41.51%) VB
4 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.66%) R
5 3 (5.66%) VBScript
6 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) C
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
2 24 (45.28%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Varnish
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) HP SiteScope
2 12 (22.64%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.66%) MOM
4 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
4 2 (3.77%) Puppet
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) HP
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Apple
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Tableau
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) FactSet
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) PayPal
6 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow