Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 November 2017 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 169 170
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -28
Contract jobs citing Network Monitoring 14 46 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.74% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.89% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 1
West Midlands median daily rate £510 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.48% +3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £463 £323 £363
90th Percentile £539 £650 £388
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £33.80 £21.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year +59.06% +93.18% -44.75%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4014 5151 3873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.99% 83.13% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2564 3089 2216
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £239
90th Percentile £550 £550 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 137 177
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.15
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Network Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Monitoring within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Shropshire -5 14 £510 +31.48% 1
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) BMC
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 14 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
1 14 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 14 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 14 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 12 (85.71%) CMDB
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Dynatrace

Network Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Network Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Monitoring Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Performance Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) User Experience
2 12 (85.71%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 14 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (85.71%) Visualisation
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 14 (100.00%) BMC
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (14.29%) Dynatrace