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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 88 110 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing Network Design 26 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.52% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.69% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 7
Median daily rate £425 £365 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +26.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -0.09%
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
1774 1890 1827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.49% 76.24% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1108 879
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 63 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +21 12 £475 +5.55% 2
Bracknell +2 7 £350 - 5
Ascot - 2 £488 -
Maidenhead -7 1 £575 +64.28%
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 34 (40.00%) Cisco
3 26 (30.59%) LAN
4 24 (28.24%) Back Office
4 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
5 22 (25.88%) Network Security
6 21 (24.71%) VPN
7 20 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 19 (22.35%) Configuration Management
8 19 (22.35%) Capacity Management
9 18 (21.18%) Functional Testing
9 18 (21.18%) Change Management
9 18 (21.18%) Fault Management
10 17 (20.00%) Front Office
10 17 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (17.65%) MPLS
11 15 (17.65%) Juniper
12 14 (16.47%) WAN
12 14 (16.47%) Validation
13 11 (12.94%) CCSE
13 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (12.94%) MS Visio
13 11 (12.94%) Project Management
13 11 (12.94%) People Management
13 11 (12.94%) Palo Alto
14 10 (11.76%) CCSA
15 9 (10.59%) IPsec
15 9 (10.59%) Statistics
15 9 (10.59%) Degree
15 9 (10.59%) MS Excel

Network Design
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 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Visio
2 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 26 (30.59%) LAN
3 22 (25.88%) Network Security
4 21 (24.71%) VPN
5 17 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (17.65%) MPLS
7 14 (16.47%) WAN
8 9 (10.59%) IPsec
9 7 (8.24%) DNS
9 7 (8.24%) LDAP
9 7 (8.24%) SSL
9 7 (8.24%) VLAN
10 6 (7.06%) 3G
10 6 (7.06%) 4G
10 6 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (7.06%) Diameter Protocol
10 6 (7.06%) INAP
10 6 (7.06%) SIGTRAN
11 5 (5.88%) LTE
11 5 (5.88%) MGW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 24 (28.24%) Back Office
1 24 (28.24%) Telecoms
2 17 (20.00%) Front Office
3 6 (7.06%) Finance
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Security Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Network Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Architect
8 6 (7.06%) Designer
8 6 (7.06%) IT Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Packet Switch Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Firewall Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Network Design Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) OSS Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) SOAP
1 6 (7.06%) SPML
2 2 (2.35%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Statistics
2 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.18%) CMDB
3 1 (1.18%) Eurex
3 1 (1.18%) IVR
3 1 (1.18%) PKI
3 1 (1.18%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Capacity Management
1 19 (22.35%) Configuration Management
2 18 (21.18%) Change Management
2 18 (21.18%) Fault Management
2 18 (21.18%) Functional Testing
3 14 (16.47%) Validation
4 11 (12.94%) People Management
4 11 (12.94%) Project Management
5 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.06%) High Availability
6 6 (7.06%) Integration Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Network Architecture
6 6 (7.06%) Network Management
6 6 (7.06%) Network Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Scrum
7 5 (5.88%) SDLC
8 4 (4.71%) Open Source
8 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) CCSE
1 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.76%) CCSA
3 9 (10.59%) Check Point Certification
3 9 (10.59%) Degree
4 6 (7.06%) HNC
4 6 (7.06%) HND
5 5 (5.88%) CCNP
6 4 (4.71%) CCIE
6 4 (4.71%) CCNA
7 3 (3.53%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.53%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.35%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.18%) CCDA
9 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) OPNET
Vendors
1 34 (40.00%) Cisco
2 20 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 15 (17.65%) Juniper
4 11 (12.94%) Palo Alto
5 7 (8.24%) F5
6 6 (7.06%) Huawei
6 6 (7.06%) Nokia
6 6 (7.06%) Riverbed
6 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds
6 6 (7.06%) Tellabs
6 6 (7.06%) Virgin Media
7 5 (5.88%) Tufin
8 2 (2.35%) HP
8 2 (2.35%) IBM
8 2 (2.35%) Splunk
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle
9 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
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