Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Monitoring Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Monitoring Engineer
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Slough median daily rate £425 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 271 288 456
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.12% 92.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 190 317
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £223
90th Percentile £554 £501 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 21
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.78% +38.46% -26.76%
10th Percentile £18.63 £8.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £38.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.78% -26.25% +14.29%

Monitoring Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Monitoring Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring Monitoring Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Monitoring Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios