The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 68 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £320 £294 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -30.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £332
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +12.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
+91.11% -78.04%
Network Design
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
695 668 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.38% 77.05% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 510 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) HND
2 5 (50.00%) 802.11
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) 802.1X
3 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) CWNA
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) 4G
6 1 (10.00%) WCDMA
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) 3G
6 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
6 1 (10.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) RSVP
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) 802.11
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 4 (40.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (10.00%) 4G
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (10.00%) RSVP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) WCDMA
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Designer
4 3 (30.00%) Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Designer
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (10.00%) WAN Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) CWNA
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