The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 118 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 7 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £394 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £379 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £409 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £396 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.56% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 -
Network Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2238 2311 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 93.45% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1201 1185 1143
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 79 78
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Reading -12 4 £463 -
Slough - 1 £425 -
Network Consultant
South East

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Network Consultant 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) CCIE
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
6 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 2 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
6 2 (15.38%) ProxySG
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) Trustwave
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) FWSM
5 1 (7.69%) GSM
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) LTE
5 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoLTE
5 1 (7.69%) VoWiFi
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) WFM
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCIE
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) Trustwave
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat