Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Monitoring over the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Proactive Monitoring
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 231 215
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +49
Contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 17 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.097% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.11% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 15
City of London median daily rate £450 £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -42.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £385 £203 £347
90th Percentile £513 £428 £550
Central London median daily rate £450 £300 £456
% change year-on-year +50.00% -34.25% +21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Proactive 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,098 5,418 5,700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.41% 87.27% 87.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,819 4,188 4,564
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £483 £463
% change year-on-year +3.63% +4.32% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 46 58
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.15 £13.19 £11.50
90th Percentile £35.50 £36.38 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £16.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.45% -17.27% +0.27%

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Proactive Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Proactive 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 City of London region with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring.

1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Change Control
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Compliance Audit
5 3 (17.65%) F5
5 3 (17.65%) SCOrch
5 3 (17.65%) XenMobile
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
5 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Ivanti
5 3 (17.65%) SCCM
5 3 (17.65%) SCOM
5 3 (17.65%) XenApp
5 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management

Proactive Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) HSRP
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) ISDN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Azure Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Change Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Compliance Audit
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) XenApp
1 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOrch
1 3 (17.65%) XenMobile
2 2 (11.76%) WMI
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) F5
2 3 (17.65%) Ivanti
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Meraki
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy