The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / East of England
Rank 107 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Design 16 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.76% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 10
Median daily rate £195 £325 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £424 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +91.11%

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1719 1897 1997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.90% 80.28% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1153 1203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 158 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +7 7 £194 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £210 -
Essex - 1 £525 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 of England region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) VPN
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) Wireless
5 11 (42.31%) LAN
6 10 (38.46%) Juniper
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) Network Security
7 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
7 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) Broadband
7 9 (34.62%) ISDN
8 7 (26.92%) Network Management
9 5 (19.23%) Validation
9 5 (19.23%) CCNA
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
11 3 (11.54%) Coaching
11 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
11 3 (11.54%) CCIE
11 3 (11.54%) CCNP
12 2 (7.69%) W3C
12 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
12 2 (7.69%) HTML
12 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
12 2 (7.69%) CSS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.69%) InDesign
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) VPN
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Wireless
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
4 10 (38.46%) Network Security
4 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 9 (34.62%) Broadband
5 9 (34.62%) ISDN
6 2 (7.69%) IPv6
6 2 (7.69%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.85%) DSL
7 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) Multicast
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Network Support
3 6 (23.08%) Designer
4 5 (19.23%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Network Designer
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
7 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (7.69%) IP Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
7 2 (7.69%) PowerPoint Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) CSS3
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) HTML5
1 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) e-Health
1 2 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (26.92%) Network Management
3 5 (19.23%) Validation
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.69%) Demand Management
6 2 (7.69%) Multichannel Marketing
6 2 (7.69%) Typography
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) DNA
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Service Design
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 3 (11.54%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) BT
3 2 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Huawei
4 1 (3.85%) VMware