Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 15 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 84 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.17% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Wales median daily rate £663 £275 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.91% -43.59% -
10th Percentile £629 £263 £419
90th Percentile £686 £288 £606
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +25.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +53.85% -43.48% -26.40%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,290 1,022 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.93% 84.95% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 718 638
Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £178 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £533
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 75 52
Wales median hourly rate £14.43 £25.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.28% +49.25% +17.54%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.03
90th Percentile £40.00 £77.50 £61.75
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.47 £23.75
% change year-on-year -14.17% +3.02% +9.20%

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Proactive Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in Wales

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in Wales

Proactive Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Proactive Monitoring in Wales

Proactive Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 15 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
South Wales -24 4 £663 +140.91% 3
Proactive Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 Wales region with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring.

1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Proactive Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy