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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Network Management 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
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
292 322 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.75% 82.78% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 259 116
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 7 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper