The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Network Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Monitoring over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

Network Monitoring
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 74 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7  
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 5 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.11% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.12% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £394 £300
% change year-on-year +27.61% +31.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.00

Network Monitoring is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 828 802 997
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.74% 84.60% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 440 519
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 24
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Network Monitoring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in Buckinghamshire

Network Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Monitoring in Buckinghamshire

Network Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Monitoring in Buckinghamshire

Network 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 Network Monitoring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Milton Keynes -7 5 £525 - 1
Network Monitoring
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) OVSD
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) ICMP
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN

Network 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) ICMP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (75.00%) ITSM
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
1 6 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) Palo Alto