Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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.

Proactive Monitoring
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 197 183
Rank change year-on-year +1 -14 +20
Contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 14 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.075% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
East of England median daily rate £280 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -22.22% +53.19%
England median daily rate £400 £409 £425
% change year-on-year -2.14% -3.82% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 - -
England median hourly rate £18.50 £13.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year +39.62% -42.39% -38.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,245 3,983 4,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.09% 85.07% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,433 2,338 2,414
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 264 300
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.14
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in the East of England

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in the East of England

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Proactive Monitoring in the East of England

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in the East of England

Proactive Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring within the East of England 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
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £373 - 2
Norfolk +18 4 £280 -20.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 4
Proactive Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring.

1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Resource Management
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Mainframe
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 4 (28.57%) CMDB
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) PMO
5 4 (28.57%) Decision-Making
5 4 (28.57%) ShoreTel
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
6 3 (21.43%) Stealthwatch
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (14.29%) CCNA
7 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Tomcat

Proactive Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Network Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Mainframe
3 4 (28.57%) CMDB
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) DC/OS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Resource Management
4 4 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCENT
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) ShoreTel
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Arista
4 2 (14.29%) Aruba
4 2 (14.29%) Dynatrace
5 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft