The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 96 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £276 £309 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -11.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £421 £348
% change year-on-year
-7.95% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.10 £41.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+13.48% +95.29%
Network Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1271 1260 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.94% 78.12% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 779 594
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 48
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the East Midlands region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire -3 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 £276 - 1
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
7 4 (30.77%) Meraki
7 4 (30.77%) Network Optimisation
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) NX-OS
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (15.38%) Change Control
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (15.38%) VLAN
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (23.08%) NX-OS
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) TACACS
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 1 (7.69%) BGP
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
3 4 (30.77%) Meraki
3 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) arcserve
4 2 (15.38%) CA
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam