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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 70 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
+91.11% -78.04%
Network Design
South East

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
793 929 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.17% 78.53% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 478 430
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 4 £475 +11.76% 1
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) LDAP
2 16 (61.54%) XML
2 16 (61.54%) HTTP
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 16 (61.54%) Clustering
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (38.46%) Adobe
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (7.69%) Nessus
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) DB2

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Network Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (61.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) HTTP
1 16 (61.54%) LDAP
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
4 1 (3.85%) TACACS
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) WEP
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) IT Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
1 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (7.69%) SIEM
2 2 (7.69%) SOA
2 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) eTOM
3 1 (3.85%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Presales
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
3 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCDP
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 10 (38.46%) Adobe
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) F5
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper