The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Support in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £255 £225
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +21.21%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
389 349 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.62% 92.33% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 162 212
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 93
Average hourly rate £25.25 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Network Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft