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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 155 196 183
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Management 11 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 8
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £353 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+91.48% +56.66%
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
2919 4781 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.33% 80.65% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2374 3786 3439
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 13 (72.22%) Cisco
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Network Security
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
9 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
9 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
9 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (22.22%) Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) VPLS
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) OSPF
9 4 (22.22%) BGP
9 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) CCSP
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) DMZ
10 3 (16.67%) Juniper

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Network Security
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) OSPF
6 4 (22.22%) VPLS
6 4 (22.22%) VPN
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) DMZ
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 3 (16.67%) ISDN
7 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (11.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) ICT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCSP
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) APMP
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) UAG
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Snort
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) TrustSec
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Avaya
6 2 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) CA
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Informatica
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Sonus