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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / East of England
Rank 106 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Design 20 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.59% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Median daily rate £195 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £280 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £424 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.46 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+29.53% +17.13%

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
1693 1855 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.67% 78.37% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1110 1216
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 175 139
Median hourly rate £37.02 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £53.73 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +10 13 £195 -
Suffolk - 7 £210 -
Network Design
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) VPN
4 13 (48.15%) LAN
5 12 (44.44%) Firewall
6 11 (40.74%) Wireless
6 11 (40.74%) WAN
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) Juniper
7 10 (37.04%) Network Security
8 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (33.33%) Broadband
8 9 (33.33%) ISDN
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) Network Management
10 7 (25.93%) CCNA
11 5 (18.52%) Validation
12 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (11.11%) BT
13 3 (11.11%) CCIE
13 3 (11.11%) CCNP
13 3 (11.11%) Coaching
13 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (7.41%) e-Health
14 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
14 2 (7.41%) Marketing
14 2 (7.41%) Degree

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 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.41%) InDesign
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) VPN
2 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) Wireless
5 10 (37.04%) Network Security
5 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 9 (33.33%) Broadband
6 9 (33.33%) ISDN
7 2 (7.41%) IPv6
7 2 (7.41%) WLAN
8 1 (3.70%) BGP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.70%) DSL
8 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.70%) MPLS
8 1 (3.70%) Multicast
8 1 (3.70%) OSPF
8 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Network Support
3 5 (18.52%) Designer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Designer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
6 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Designer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
6 2 (7.41%) PowerPoint Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS3
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) e-Health
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
1 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (29.63%) Network Management
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Demand Management
6 2 (7.41%) Typography
7 1 (3.70%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CCNP
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) BT
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Huawei
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Nintex
5 1 (3.70%) SAP