The table below looks at the statistics for nmon skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited nmon over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nmon
Rank 603 571 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing nmon 3 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.040% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.069% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+48.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4343 3791 3789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.55% 7.18% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2594 2234 1989
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 148 168
Average hourly rate £21.74 £22.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

nmon
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing nmon within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

nmon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

nmon
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing nmon within the UK.

nmon Daily Rate Trend in the UK

nmon
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nmon within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
England -14 3 £500 +55.27% 2
South East -18 2 £463 +43.63% 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

nmon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing nmon 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 nmon.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Solaris
4 6 (60.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) AIX
5 5 (50.00%) FTP
5 5 (50.00%) IBM
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Middleware
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (30.00%) JProfiler
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Introscope
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker

nmon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing nmon 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 nmon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Toad
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (30.00%) Introscope
1 3 (30.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (30.00%) JProfiler
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (30.00%) JDBC
2 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Solaris
5 5 (50.00%) AIX
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) SUSE
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) C-shell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) RHCE
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) Samba
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
London
Church International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago