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 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Monitoring
Rank 585 633 616
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -17
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 36 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.043% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 15
Median daily rate £381 £371 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +28.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £313 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £505 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.75 - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 - -

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
40908 44595 43525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.21% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27246 28922 28350
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 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1334 1197
Median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Server Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Server Monitoring
Top 26 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 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 35 £381 +2.69% 4
North East - 18 £393 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 17 £393 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £393 - 1
London +14 7 £404 +15.35% 1
South East +21 4 £325 -5.79% 1
Berkshire +10 3 £325 +1.56%
Reading - 3 £325 -
City of London - 2 £170 -
Derby - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £375 -
North West +1 1 £425 +13.33%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £375 -
Blackpool - 1 £425 -
Erskine - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 45 (60.00%) Linux
3 44 (58.67%) Windows Server
4 40 (53.33%) HP
5 37 (49.33%) Unix
6 31 (41.33%) SQL
6 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
7 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
8 28 (37.33%) SC Cleared
9 27 (36.00%) Perl
9 27 (36.00%) Shell Script
10 26 (34.67%) VB
10 26 (34.67%) HP SiteScope
11 20 (26.67%) ITIL
11 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
12 19 (25.33%) Tivoli
13 18 (24.00%) VMware
14 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
15 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (14.67%) MOM
17 11 (14.67%) Oracle
17 11 (14.67%) SAN
18 10 (13.33%) Office 365
19 9 (12.00%) DV Cleared
19 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
19 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
19 9 (12.00%) DHCP
19 9 (12.00%) DNS
20 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 2 (2.67%) Apache
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) Drupal
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.67%) SAN
3 9 (12.00%) DHCP
3 9 (12.00%) DNS
4 7 (9.33%) VoIP
5 6 (8.00%) LAN
6 5 (6.67%) Internet
7 4 (5.33%) VPN
8 3 (4.00%) Firewall
8 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.00%) VLAN
8 3 (4.00%) WAN
8 3 (4.00%) Wireless
8 3 (4.00%) WLAN
9 2 (2.67%) HTTP
10 1 (1.33%) Intranet
10 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) DB2
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.33%) KNIME
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Power BI
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.67%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.33%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (5.33%) Publishing
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Server Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Head of IT
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.67%) CSS
2 2 (2.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
3 1 (1.33%) JSON
3 1 (1.33%) LAMP
3 1 (1.33%) Sass
3 1 (1.33%) SOAP
3 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.33%) WCF
3 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Clustering
2 4 (5.33%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 45 (60.00%) Linux
3 44 (58.67%) Windows Server
4 37 (49.33%) Unix
5 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.33%) CentOS
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (10.67%) SIEM
3 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (8.00%) Change Control
4 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (8.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.00%) High Availability
6 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) SQL
2 27 (36.00%) Perl
2 27 (36.00%) Shell Script
3 26 (34.67%) VB
4 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) R
6 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 28 (37.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (8.00%) MCSE
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.67%) AAT
7 4 (5.33%) MCDST
7 4 (5.33%) MCITP
7 4 (5.33%) MCTS
8 2 (2.67%) Degree
9 1 (1.33%) CCNA
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.33%) Varnish
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (34.67%) HP SiteScope
2 19 (25.33%) Tivoli
3 11 (14.67%) MOM
4 7 (9.33%) SCCM
5 5 (6.67%) SCOM
6 4 (5.33%) Backup Exec
6 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.33%) Nagios
8 1 (1.33%) OpenView
8 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) HP
2 18 (24.00%) VMware
3 11 (14.67%) Oracle
4 8 (10.67%) Qualys
4 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
5 7 (9.33%) BMC
5 7 (9.33%) CA
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) Adobe
6 4 (5.33%) Apple
6 4 (5.33%) Cisco
6 4 (5.33%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) NetApp
6 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix
8 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) FactSet
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Siebel
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