The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 69 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.70% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.90% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £375 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
Network Management
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
691 668 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.29% 77.40% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 507 430
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 £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 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 £13.30 £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 Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (71.43%) CA
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
1 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
1 5 (71.43%) FWSM
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) IronPort
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) FWSM
1 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CA
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
1 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
2 4 (57.14%) IronPort
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat