The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 52 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.84% - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £332
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +12.95%
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
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
468 575 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.66% 79.09% 71.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 336 195
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 37
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.75 £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 Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Cambridge - 2 £467 - 1
Huntingdon - 2 £325 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Network Design
East of England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Aruba
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) UMTS
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
4 2 (28.57%) GPRS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
4 2 (28.57%) GPRS
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (28.57%) UMTS
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) VPLS
5 1 (14.29%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IP Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Aruba
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) VMware