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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 63 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Network Design 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.75% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
600 666 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.86% 81.32% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 505 558
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £46.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £16.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Intel
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Linux

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (12.50%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) IPsec
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) MVNO
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Intel
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto