The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 173 188 190
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Design 23 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.34% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.44% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 1
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£413 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £332 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £102.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-78.04% +205.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Design
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 Design across the City of London region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Design
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 Design across the City of London region.

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 20 (42.55%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) Network Security
3 19 (40.43%) WAN
4 16 (34.04%) LAN
4 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
5 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
6 14 (29.79%) OSPF
6 14 (29.79%) BGP
6 14 (29.79%) Network Architecture
7 13 (27.66%) Finance
8 11 (23.40%) CCNP
8 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
9 10 (21.28%) CCIE
9 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
10 9 (19.15%) MPLS
10 9 (19.15%) Internet
10 9 (19.15%) Banking
11 8 (17.02%) Windows
11 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking
12 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (14.89%) Multicast
12 7 (14.89%) ATM
13 6 (12.77%) UNIX
13 6 (12.77%) HP
13 6 (12.77%) Juniper
13 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (10.64%) Multimedia

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) AutoCAD
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Project
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) Firewall
1 20 (42.55%) Network Security
2 19 (40.43%) WAN
3 16 (34.04%) LAN
4 14 (29.79%) OSPF
4 14 (29.79%) BGP
5 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
6 10 (21.28%) EIGRP
7 9 (19.15%) MPLS
7 9 (19.15%) Internet
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.89%) Multicast
8 7 (14.89%) ATM
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (10.64%) VPN
10 5 (10.64%) Extranet
11 4 (8.51%) IPsec
11 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
11 4 (8.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) DB2
1 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.66%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) Banking
4 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.64%) Multimedia
5 5 (10.64%) Retail
6 3 (6.38%) Legal
7 2 (4.26%) Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Games
8 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Architect
2 15 (31.91%) Network Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Network Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Cabling Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) JMS
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) JSP
1 2 (4.26%) Servlets
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
1 2 (4.26%) XML
1 2 (4.26%) XSD
1 2 (4.26%) JSON
1 2 (4.26%) RESTful
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.26%) Social Network
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
2 1 (2.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Network Architecture
2 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
2 5 (10.64%) Information Security
3 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
3 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Validation
5 2 (4.26%) Workflow
5 2 (4.26%) SOA
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Market Research
6 1 (2.13%) MSF
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) CCNP
3 10 (21.28%) CCIE
4 5 (10.64%) CISSP
5 4 (8.51%) GCIA
5 4 (8.51%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (8.51%) GIAC
5 4 (8.51%) CNA
5 4 (8.51%) Novell Certification
6 3 (6.38%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (2.13%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) ISEB
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.26%) HDFS
3 1 (2.13%) IAG
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.77%) HP
3 6 (12.77%) Juniper
4 3 (6.38%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.38%) F5
4 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.38%) Brocade
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.26%) Nokia
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.13%) Tufin
6 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
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