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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 142 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.097% 0.33% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.47% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£338 £306 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -3.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+108.57% -70.58%
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
2382 1719 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.19% 71.15% 69.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1518 904 1136
Average daily rate £400 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 140 188
Average hourly rate £24.12 £36.00 £26.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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
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 21 October 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 -14 2 £338 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 7
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 4
Network Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Network Security
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) CCDP
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) CCSA
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) CCSE
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Change Control
8 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) OSPF
5 3 (14.29%) BGP
5 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.52%) tcpdump
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) DWDM
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) IPv6
7 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Solaris
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
1 4 (19.05%) Change Control
1 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
2 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C
2 3 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCDP
3 5 (23.81%) CCSA
4 4 (19.05%) CCSE
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) HND
6 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) CCNA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.76%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Splunk
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) CA