The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 50 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Management 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £285 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -22.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.46 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% +76.91%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 482 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.79% 77.87% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 305 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Junos
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) VPLS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (40.00%) Multicast
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
7 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (40.00%) ISDN
2 4 (40.00%) Junos
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) Multicast
2 4 (40.00%) NX-OS
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) VPLS
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint