The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
London / City of London
Rank 142 149 177
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Contract jobs citing Network Management 13 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £365 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £428 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £27.59 £55.65
% change year-on-year
+7.02% -50.42%

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
2501 2769 4247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.75% 86.75% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1984 2201 3314
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Network Management.

1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (27.78%) Workflow
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) EAI
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) J2EE
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Change Management
7 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing

Network Management
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 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) BGP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) ICMP
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) SNMP
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Data Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Migration Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Mainframe
3 3 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) EAI
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Network Design
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) ProxySG
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (16.67%) OPNET
2 1 (5.56%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (22.22%) Arista
4 4 (22.22%) F5
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Ciena
6 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec