The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 40 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Design 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.09% 2.14% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.81% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.70%
Network Design
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 249 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.68% 76.15% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 136 148
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Design across the Coventry region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Network Design
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) vRealize
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) MPLS
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DMZ
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco