The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank - 56 68
Contract jobs citing Network Management 0 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.84% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.31% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate - £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
Network Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
765 606 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.30% 79.63% 79.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 376 352
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 19 (100.00%) Service Management
1 19 (100.00%) BT
1 19 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 17 (89.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (78.95%) Application Performance Management
3 15 (78.95%) Performance Management
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) ITSM
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Project Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Service Management
2 17 (89.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (78.95%) Application Performance Management
3 15 (78.95%) Performance Management
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) BT
1 19 (100.00%) ServiceNow
Warrington, Cheshire
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