Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Monitoring over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Monitoring
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 129 110
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 +21
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure Monitoring 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £550 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.91% +60.58% +29.25%
10th Percentile £350 £510 £328
90th Percentile £415 £550 £366
South East median daily rate £545 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +51.39% -10.00% +46.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00

Infrastructure Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,619 1,835 1,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.15% 82.92% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 840 890
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £230 £237 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 58 53
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.79% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.35 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.88 £77.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

Infrastructure Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Monitoring in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Monitoring in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Monitoring in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Monitoring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 9 £413 -24.91%
Infrastructure Monitoring
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Infrastructure Monitoring.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (100.00%) ITSM
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 5 (55.56%) Change Management
5 5 (55.56%) MCDBA
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) MCITP
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) F5
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) Change Control
6 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
6 4 (44.44%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
2 6 (66.67%) Support Specialist
3 5 (55.56%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (55.56%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) DBA
4 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Support
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 9 (100.00%) ITSM
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) MCDBA
4 5 (55.56%) MCITP
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Lumension
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle