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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 110 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Management 13 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.54% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.70% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £413 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+91.48% +10.58%
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
1920 1996 1912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.27% 77.48% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 1055 908
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 72 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £42.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +13 10 £450 +32.35%
Bracknell - 2 £375 -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (29.17%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Network Design
5 6 (25.00%) OPNET
5 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Juniper
6 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (20.83%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) Tufin
7 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (16.67%) CCNA
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (12.50%) Back Office
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MicroStation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) SNMP
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Database Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) IP Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IP Designer
4 1 (4.17%) IP Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Network Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Planner
4 1 (4.17%) OSS Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Product Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Change Management
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) SIEM
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNP
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) ECIH
6 1 (4.17%) GCFA
6 1 (4.17%) GCIA
6 1 (4.17%) GCIH
6 1 (4.17%) GREM
6 1 (4.17%) HND
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) OPNET
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.83%) Juniper
3 5 (20.83%) Tufin
4 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (12.50%) F5
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) TippingPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
6 1 (4.17%) Empirix
6 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.17%) NetScout
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) Tektronix
6 1 (4.17%) VMware