The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 77 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.62% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.65% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- +44.92%
Network Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1012 1232 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.29% 95.58% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 569 612
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Network Support Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Support
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 Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 3 £350 -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Network Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

Network Support Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco