The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 115 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Network Management 13 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.72% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Median daily rate £500 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £198 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £444 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -35.62%
Network Management
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
2000 2086 1994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.27% 74.63% 74.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1102 1008
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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 -2 8 £500 +47.05% 2
Slough +9 3 £550 +157.30%
Bracknell -4 1 £340 -9.33%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Network Design
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
6 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 4 (17.39%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) OPNET
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.04%) Back Office
7 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Juniper
7 3 (13.04%) CCNP
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Release Management
7 3 (13.04%) Network Security
7 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat

Network Management
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) BGP
5 2 (8.70%) IPsec
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) 3G
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) PSTN
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Transition Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Transition Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Database Manager
4 1 (4.35%) OSS Architect
4 1 (4.35%) OSS Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Product Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Change Management
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ECIH
4 1 (4.35%) GCFA
4 1 (4.35%) GCFE
4 1 (4.35%) GCIA
4 1 (4.35%) GCIH
4 1 (4.35%) GREM
4 1 (4.35%) HND
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) OPNET
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
2 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
3 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) Aruba
5 1 (4.35%) Empirix
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) NetScout
5 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Tektronix
5 1 (4.35%) TippingPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Tufin
5 1 (4.35%) VMware