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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 122 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £305 £235 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.78% -36.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £266 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
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
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 2 £235 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 - 3
Network Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (38.46%) Aruba
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) 3G
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) LTE
5 4 (30.77%) 4G
5 4 (30.77%) Meraki
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) F5
6 3 (23.08%) Splunk
6 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (30.77%) 3G
3 4 (30.77%) 4G
3 4 (30.77%) LTE
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) OSPF
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) Broadband
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) ISMS
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.69%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Aruba
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) Meraki
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Remedy
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) arcserve
7 1 (7.69%) CA
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Nokia
7 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com