The table below looks at the statistics for Network Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network 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
Network Monitoring
Rank 72 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.38% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.36 £11.90 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -8.46%
Network Monitoring
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
564 525 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 86.64% 75.11% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 316 223
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.10 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Network Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Network Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Network Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the Wales region 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
South Wales -13 1 £350 -30.00%
West Wales - 1 - -
Network Monitoring
UK

Network Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Network 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 Network Monitoring.

1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Network Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Network 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 Network Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk