The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Network Design 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +26.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +91.11%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
755 815 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.36% 82.24% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 430 500
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 23
Median hourly rate £23.75 £16.20 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.65% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 6 £400 -25.58%
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) Presales
5 3 (30.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Altiris
5 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) DMZ
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (10.00%) FCoE
7 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (10.00%) OSPF
7 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Voice Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCDA
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCVP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Altiris
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy