The table below looks at the statistics for Server Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Monitoring
UK
Rank 560 617 595
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -22
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 27 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.032% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Median daily rate £381 £368 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +36.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £307 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £460 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £371 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.67% +23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £53.50 £30.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.33% +34.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Server Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Server Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend

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

Server Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Server Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Server Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Server Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Server Monitoring within the UK.

Server Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Server Monitoring
Top 17 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +46 26 £381 +3.74% 3
North East - 16 £393 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 13 £393 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £393 -
London +12 4 £404 +61.50%
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
South East +19 2 £356 -20.39%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £356 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £356 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
North West +23 1 - -
Manchester +11 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £350 -
Erskine - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 with a requirement for Server Monitoring.

1 50 (80.65%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 33 (53.23%) Linux
3 33 (53.23%) SQL
4 31 (50.00%) HP
5 29 (46.77%) Security Cleared
6 27 (43.55%) TCP/IP
6 27 (43.55%) Unix
7 26 (41.94%) SC Cleared
8 25 (40.32%) HP SiteScope
8 25 (40.32%) Perl
8 25 (40.32%) Shell Script
9 24 (38.71%) VB
10 16 (25.81%) ITIL
11 15 (24.19%) Tivoli
11 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
12 13 (20.97%) Office 365
12 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (19.35%) VMware
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
15 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
15 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.90%) Quality Management
16 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
16 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
16 8 (12.90%) Change Control
16 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (11.29%) Change Management

Server Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) HP Helion
4 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) VoIP
3 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
4 3 (4.84%) DHCP
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) SAN
4 3 (4.84%) VLAN
4 3 (4.84%) Wireless
4 3 (4.84%) WLAN
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) Intranet
5 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.23%) KNIME
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.23%) Power BI
6 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) JMeter
1 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.61%) LoadUI
1 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) DBA
3 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.45%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Head of IT
6 3 (4.84%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Monitoring Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) CSS
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
2 1 (1.61%) JSON
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
2 1 (1.61%) Sass
2 1 (1.61%) SOAP
2 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.61%) WCF
2 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (80.65%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 33 (53.23%) Linux
4 27 (43.55%) Unix
5 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Change Control
2 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
2 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
2 8 (12.90%) Quality Management
3 7 (11.29%) Change Management
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Open Source
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) Perl
2 25 (40.32%) Shell Script
3 24 (38.71%) VB
4 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) VBScript
6 2 (3.23%) C
6 2 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) R
6 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (46.77%) Security Cleared
2 26 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.61%) MCDST
6 1 (1.61%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.61%) Varnish
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) HP SiteScope
2 15 (24.19%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.06%) MOM
4 3 (4.84%) SCCM
4 3 (4.84%) SCOM
5 2 (3.23%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.61%) Puppet
6 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) HP
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.23%) Tableau
7 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.61%) BMC
7 1 (1.61%) CA
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) Dell
7 1 (1.61%) FactSet
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) PayPal
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
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