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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 67 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £365 £360 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £360 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £360 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -35.62%
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
705 698 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.02% 78.87% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 515 502
Average daily rate £375 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 23
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.74 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (83.33%) CA
1 5 (83.33%) Nokia
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
1 5 (83.33%) FWSM
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) IronPort
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) eTOM

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) FWSM
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Development
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) eTOM
1 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CA
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Nokia
1 5 (83.33%) SolarWinds
2 4 (66.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat