Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 22 August 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 144 136
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +15
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.44% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Manchester median daily rate £550 £700 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +64.71% +1.74%
10th Percentile £538 £340 £413
90th Percentile £563 £800 £438
North West median daily rate £303 £700 £425
% change year-on-year -56.79% +64.71% +37.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £18.80 - -

Network 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,428 2,747 2,384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.47% 84.63% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,611 1,777 1,451
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £233
90th Percentile £600 £575 £544
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 87 74
Manchester median hourly rate £16.25 £20.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +9.33% +21.40%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.74 £11.75
90th Percentile £29.90 £40.80 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +6.11% -29.69% +18.52%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Network Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in Manchester

Network Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Monitoring in Manchester

Network Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Monitoring in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Network 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) Meraki
6 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Fintech
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) FCoE
6 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
6 1 (12.50%) Multicast
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 1 (12.50%) Network Design

Network Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet