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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Design 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.60% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £320 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £404 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.46 -
% change year-on-year
+29.53% -

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
610 671 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.88% 83.46% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 516 500
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £25.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) MVNO
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (20.00%) LXC
3 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud

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 (20.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) MVNO
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto