The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 28 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Management 11 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.06% - 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +18.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +95.29%
Network Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 303 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.67% 81.67% 89.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 201 321
Median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.43 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +74.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 8 - -
Network Management
East of England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
3 9 (81.82%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (72.73%) CCNP
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
6 6 (54.55%) OSPF
6 6 (54.55%) BGP
6 6 (54.55%) Information Security
6 6 (54.55%) CISSP
6 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
6 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
6 6 (54.55%) Nessus
6 6 (54.55%) tcpdump
6 6 (54.55%) Splunk
6 6 (54.55%) ArcSight
6 6 (54.55%) LogLogic
6 6 (54.55%) SIEM
6 6 (54.55%) LogRhythm
6 6 (54.55%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (45.45%) Tripwire
7 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 6 (54.55%) OSPF
5 6 (54.55%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (54.55%) tcpdump
5 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
6 3 (27.27%) 802.11
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) LAN Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Security Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) SIEM
2 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) CCDA
5 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 2 (18.18%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) ArcSight
4 6 (54.55%) LogLogic
4 6 (54.55%) LogRhythm
4 6 (54.55%) Splunk
5 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
5 5 (45.45%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) Tripwire
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) IronPort
6 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) Intel