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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 162 177 198
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Contract jobs citing Network Management 10 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £448 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +54.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £315 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-19.55% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +54.40%
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
3015 3902 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 84.24% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 3112 3526
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
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 26 September 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) CCNP
4 11 (61.11%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) MPLS
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (33.33%) CCNA
9 5 (27.78%) BGP
9 5 (27.78%) OSPF
9 5 (27.78%) VPN
9 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
10 4 (22.22%) VPLS
10 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (22.22%) CCSP
10 4 (22.22%) Python
10 4 (22.22%) ISDN
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (22.22%) Juniper
10 4 (22.22%) Wireless
11 3 (16.67%) IPsec

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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
3 11 (61.11%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) MPLS
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) BGP
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) ISDN
7 4 (22.22%) VPLS
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) HSRP
8 3 (16.67%) IPsec
8 3 (16.67%) SNMP
8 3 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 2 (11.11%) Equities
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) CCSP
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (16.67%) CCSE
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) APMP
7 1 (5.56%) CCIE
7 1 (5.56%) CISSP
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) MCSA
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
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 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.56%) TrustSec
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
4 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Avaya
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos