The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 83 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Design 47 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.68% 1.34% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.88% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
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£340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £289 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £415 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+77.27% +6.02%
Network Design
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 1914 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.48% 71.07% 68.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 965 694
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 41 52
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -2 6 £245 -
Reading -5 6 £340 +0.74% 2
Bracknell 0 5 - - 1
Maidenhead -2 5 £366 +24.15%
Slough - 4 £208 - 1
Windsor +1 2 - -
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 56 (63.64%) Cisco
2 46 (52.27%) Telecoms
3 29 (32.95%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (30.68%) BGP
4 27 (30.68%) Firewall
5 25 (28.41%) CheckPoint
5 25 (28.41%) OSPF
6 22 (25.00%) MPLS
7 18 (20.45%) Juniper
8 16 (18.18%) CCNP
9 15 (17.05%) CCIE
10 14 (15.91%) 3G
11 13 (14.77%) VPN
11 13 (14.77%) 4G
11 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (12.50%) LTE
12 11 (12.50%) LAN
12 11 (12.50%) Network Planning
13 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (10.23%) 2G
14 9 (10.23%) CCNA
15 8 (9.09%) GSM
15 8 (9.09%) ITIL
15 8 (9.09%) VoIP
15 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
15 8 (9.09%) Actix
15 8 (9.09%) Degree
16 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
16 7 (7.95%) Network Management
16 7 (7.95%) Network Architecture

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.68%) Lync
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) BGP
1 27 (30.68%) Firewall
2 25 (28.41%) OSPF
3 22 (25.00%) MPLS
4 14 (15.91%) 3G
5 13 (14.77%) VPN
5 13 (14.77%) 4G
5 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (12.50%) LTE
6 11 (12.50%) LAN
7 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (10.23%) 2G
9 8 (9.09%) GSM
9 8 (9.09%) VoIP
10 7 (7.95%) WAN
11 6 (6.82%) DNS
12 5 (5.68%) SSL
12 5 (5.68%) IP Telephony
13 4 (4.55%) PBX
14 3 (3.41%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 46 (52.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Front Office
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.14%) Billing
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Design Engineer
2 23 (26.14%) Network Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) IP Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Network Design Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Radio Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Design Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Network Specialist
10 4 (4.55%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Designer
11 3 (3.41%) Implementation Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Network Designer
11 3 (3.41%) Network Analyst
12 2 (2.27%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) IVR
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Handset
3 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.14%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.14%) BeagleBone
4 1 (1.14%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) CMDB
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
4 1 (1.14%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) Network Planning
2 8 (9.09%) ITIL
3 7 (7.95%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.95%) Network Management
3 7 (7.95%) Network Architecture
3 7 (7.95%) Change Management
4 6 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.68%) CRM
5 5 (5.68%) Migration
6 4 (4.55%) Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.41%) Product Management
7 3 (3.41%) Test Strategy
7 3 (3.41%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.41%) Benchmarking
7 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) C++
1 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (32.95%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (18.18%) CCNP
3 15 (17.05%) CCIE
4 9 (10.23%) CCNA
5 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.09%) Degree
6 6 (6.82%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (6.82%) CCDP
6 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.68%) CCSA
7 5 (5.68%) CCSE
8 2 (2.27%) ISEB
8 2 (2.27%) CCDA
8 2 (2.27%) CCIP
8 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.14%) CCSP
9 1 (1.14%) CISSP
9 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 56 (63.64%) Cisco
2 25 (28.41%) CheckPoint
3 18 (20.45%) Juniper
4 8 (9.09%) Actix
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.68%) Verint
6 5 (5.68%) Huawei
7 4 (4.55%) Mitel
7 4 (4.55%) Avaya
7 4 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (4.55%) F5
7 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 4 (4.55%) Tufin
8 3 (3.41%) Meraki
8 3 (3.41%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.41%) Nokia
8 3 (3.41%) Remedy
9 2 (2.27%) Cramer
9 2 (2.27%) Ericsson
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