Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Server Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Server Monitoring over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Server Monitoring
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 591 595
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Server Monitoring 33 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.007% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.008% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 13
London median daily rate £600 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% +10.77%
10th Percentile £370 £410 £213
90th Percentile £625 £846 £470
England median daily rate £469 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £11.00 - £21.75
10th Percentile £10.50 - £20.88
90th Percentile £11.50 - £22.63
England median hourly rate £11.00 £55.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -80.00% +266.67% -53.31%

Server 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,596 36,731 39,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.31% 87.00% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,451 26,239 28,484
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 388 354
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.63 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +10.71% +9.44%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.48 £50.51
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.11% +4.19% +9.30%

Server Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Server Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Server Monitoring in London

Server Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Monitoring in London

Server Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Monitoring in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Monitoring in London

Server Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Monitoring in London

Server Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Central London - 4 - - 1
Server Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Server 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 London region with a requirement for Server Monitoring.

1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) VMware
3 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
5 22 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (60.61%) DevOps
6 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (57.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (57.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
7 19 (57.58%) Packer
7 19 (57.58%) Ansible
7 19 (57.58%) Docker
7 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
7 19 (57.58%) Vagrant
7 19 (57.58%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
7 19 (57.58%) Puppet
7 19 (57.58%) VirtualBox
7 19 (57.58%) Splunk
7 19 (57.58%) Python
7 19 (57.58%) Configuration Management
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (57.58%) Google
7 19 (57.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (57.58%) Terraform

Server Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (6.06%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (57.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 19 (57.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 16 (48.48%) Datadog
6 3 (9.09%) Office 365
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
7 2 (6.06%) IaaS
7 2 (6.06%) PaaS
7 2 (6.06%) Route 53
8 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DHCP
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) DMZ
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.03%) VLAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
1 19 (57.58%) Travis CI
1 19 (57.58%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Server Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Junior
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) Laravel
3 1 (3.03%) LESS
3 1 (3.03%) RequireJS
3 1 (3.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (57.58%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
3 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (57.58%) DC/OS
5 17 (51.52%) CentOS
5 17 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (51.52%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.12%) Unix
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) DevOps
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Configuration Management
2 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 15 (45.45%) Open Source
6 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.12%) ITSM
6 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
7 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 1 (3.03%) Change Control
9 1 (3.03%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (57.58%) Docker
2 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
2 19 (57.58%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (57.58%) VirtualBox
3 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.15%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (15.15%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Ansible
1 19 (57.58%) Docker Swarm
1 19 (57.58%) Kubernetes
1 19 (57.58%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (57.58%) Packer
1 19 (57.58%) Puppet
1 19 (57.58%) Terraform
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Google
2 19 (57.58%) Splunk
3 18 (54.55%) New Relic
4 7 (21.21%) HP
5 6 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (6.06%) Ivanti
8 2 (6.06%) Veritas
9 1 (3.03%) McAfee
9 1 (3.03%) Mitel
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard