The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Monitoring
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +72.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1388 2032 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.77% 79.72% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 1103 1173
Median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £47.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Edinburgh +21 2 £375 -
West Lothian - 1 £250 - 1
Network Monitoring
UK

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) MRTG
5 2 (22.22%) WAAS
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) MRTG
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (22.22%) WAAS
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Check Point Support
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Check Point Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) Microservices
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Canon
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel
4 1 (11.11%) Progress
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Xerox