The table below looks at the statistics for Server Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Monitoring over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Monitoring
Rank 617 601 555
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -46
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 9 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.021% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.027% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 15
Average daily rate £368 £250 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £353 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.50% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Server Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Server Monitoring within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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
Top 10 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 8 £368 +47.00% 6
London +4 4 £250 -6.97% 1
South East +18 2 £448 +113.09% 3
North West - 2 £384 -
Chester - 1 £400 -
Leatherhead - 1 £345 -
Manchester - 1 £368 -
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £345 -

Server Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
5 5 (22.73%) Replication
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) J2EE
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 4 (18.18%) Nagios
6 4 (18.18%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Server Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 4 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (18.18%) Route 53
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) NAS
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) FWSM
4 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (9.09%) IPsec
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Front Office
1 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) J2EE
1 4 (18.18%) JSON
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 4 (18.18%) Telematics
4 3 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Clustering
6 1 (4.55%) FMCG
6 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Android Development
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) C-shell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCAA
4 1 (4.55%) CCEA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cacti
1 4 (18.18%) Ganglia
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Polycom
4 2 (9.09%) Siemens
5 1 (4.55%) Aruba
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) IronPort
5 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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