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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 141 138 115
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.57% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £348 £230
% change year-on-year
+27.87% +51.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £21.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+95.29% +7.59%
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
2391 2437 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.88% 77.66% 72.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1443 1460 875
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 150 124
Average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.54 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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
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 31 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire -7 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £475 - 3
Network Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) Wireless
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 11 (57.89%) SAN
5 11 (57.89%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
7 9 (47.37%) HP
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (42.11%) Change Control
8 8 (42.11%) HP Storage
8 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
8 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 8 (42.11%) CA
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (42.11%) ARCserve
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (26.32%) CCNP
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
1 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
1 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) Wireless
3 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) SAN
5 10 (52.63%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) IOS XR
7 4 (21.05%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) OSPF
7 4 (21.05%) BGP
7 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
7 4 (21.05%) IGRP
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (10.53%) NX-OS
9 2 (10.53%) ISDN
9 2 (10.53%) Frame Relay
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) HP Storage
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (42.11%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCDP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) ARCserve
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (10.53%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) BT
4 2 (10.53%) Verint
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce
5 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.26%) IronPort
5 1 (5.26%) Imperva
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) IBM