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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 131 125 142
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £195 £425 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.11% -11.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -0.09%
Network Design
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1974 2198 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.76% 77.23% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1269 1468
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 164 145
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.87 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% +27.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.33 £12.15 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.58 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 28 September 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
Hertfordshire 0 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +26 1 £195 -55.42%
Essex - 1 - -
Network Design
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Network Management
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) CCDP
5 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (18.18%) SAML
6 2 (18.18%) 802.11
6 2 (18.18%) DWDM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) 802.11
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) DWDM
5 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Multicast
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
1 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) iSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) CCDA
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) BT
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IronPort
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Nintex
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
5 1 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
5 1 (9.09%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) Nortel
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed