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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Monitoring
Rank 560 538 513
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 23 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.057% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.075% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 9
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£338 £361 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +12.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £136 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
-45.60% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% -8.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £23.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-51.06% -1.05%
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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
38689 37247 31943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.33% 75.52% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25022 23920 19615
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1123 991
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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 +20 17 £400 +5.61% 5
West Midlands - 3 £124 -
North West -13 2 - - 2
East of England - 1 £210 - 1
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Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Apache
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) IIS
7 6 (22.22%) Perl
7 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (18.52%) NetApp
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) SAN
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
8 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
8 5 (18.52%) Release Management
9 4 (14.81%) SCCM
9 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (14.81%) NeoLoad
9 4 (14.81%) ITRS Geneos

Server Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Moodle
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 3 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) HSRP
4 1 (3.70%) DMVPN
4 1 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) NeoLoad
1 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
1 4 (14.81%) JMeter
2 3 (11.11%) Introscope
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Tester
2 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Moodle Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Server Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Java EE
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (11.11%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX
5 3 (11.11%) Windows NT
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Release Management
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.11%) BCP
4 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) NVQ Level 4
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) BS7799
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (14.81%) BladeLogic
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Legato
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
3 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
5 3 (11.11%) Altiris
5 3 (11.11%) Sybase
5 3 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) AppSense
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) Infor
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