The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Manager
Rank 71 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +13.38%
Network Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
854 724 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.04% 94.27% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 423 417
Average daily rate £400 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 52 73
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £41.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Warrington - 1 - -
Network Manager
North West

Network Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BT
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) HP