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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 152 182 204
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +22
Contract jobs citing Network Management 7 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £463 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £271 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £343 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -35.62%
Network Management
London

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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

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 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) ISDN
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCEA
4 1 (8.33%) CCEE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
4 1 (8.33%) MCDST
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) UAG
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Snort
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (8.33%) TrustSec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Altiris
5 2 (16.67%) AppSense
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) CA
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) Informatica
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Nokia
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) Sonus