The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 133 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Network Management 14 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
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£300 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £221 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £391 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £303 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.48% -24.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +33.78%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2376 1708 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 71.98% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 850 1103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 126 211
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £50.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Management
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 Management across the East of England region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Network Management
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 Management across the East of England region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -7 7 £338 - 1
Suffolk - 6 £230 -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £240 -21.63% 3
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Network Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 21 (72.41%) LAN
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) WAN
3 13 (44.83%) Firewall
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Network Security
5 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
6 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Change Control
8 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
8 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
9 5 (17.24%) VPN
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) CCDP
9 5 (17.24%) CCNP
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) C
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 5 (17.24%) HND

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) LAN
2 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 13 (44.83%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) Network Security
4 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) VLAN
5 5 (17.24%) IPsec
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) OSPF
7 3 (10.34%) BGP
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.90%) tcpdump
9 1 (3.45%) IPv6
9 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.45%) DWDM
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Network Support
7 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) J2EE
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Solaris
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Change Control
1 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Cyber Security
2 5 (17.24%) Information Assurance
2 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) B2B
6 1 (3.45%) B2C
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) DNA
6 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C
2 5 (17.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) CCDP
5 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 5 (17.24%) HND
5 5 (17.24%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) CCSA
6 4 (13.79%) CCSE
7 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (6.90%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.90%) CCNA
8 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (13.79%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.45%) OPNET
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco
2 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Splunk
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) CA
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper