The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Network Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 174 199 203
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.056% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.059% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £525 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -8.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3303 5118 5488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.97% 95.20% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2630 4001 3960
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 79 99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Consultant across the City of London region.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant across the City of London region.

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Network Consultant 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 City of London region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) CCIE
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) CCDE
5 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (9.09%) Network Design
8 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (9.09%) HSRP
8 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 1 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 1 (9.09%) VLAN

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) HSRP
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) NGN
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCDE
1 5 (45.45%) CCIE
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 1 (9.09%) VMware