The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Manager
Rank 120 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 8 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.53% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £411
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Network Manager
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
2332 2648 2504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.39% 92.62% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1378 1269
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 95
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Manager
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 Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -4 4 £338 -25.00%
Slough +9 1 - -
Network Manager
South East

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) 3G
4 5 (27.78%) 2G
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) 4G
6 3 (16.67%) LTE
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) PMP
6 3 (16.67%) BT
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) Amdocs
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.11%) MPLS

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (27.78%) 2G
2 5 (27.78%) 3G
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) 4G
4 3 (16.67%) LTE
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (5.56%) DOCSIS
6 1 (5.56%) RNC
6 1 (5.56%) SS7
6 1 (5.56%) VoLTE
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (72.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (5.56%) Product Management
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) PMP
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (11.11%) APMP
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) BT
3 2 (11.11%) Amdocs
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy