The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 528 565 530
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 100 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 59
Median daily rate £450 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47501 50509 47666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31266 32734 29347
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1902 1912
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.12 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Consultant across the England region.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant across the England region.

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -16 34 £495 +16.47% 3
South East +19 23 £450 +2.85%
East of England +24 12 £450 +12.50% 1
North West +29 11 £388 -8.82%
West Midlands -25 7 £475 +11.76%
South West +19 6 £375 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +4 4 £331 -17.18%
East Midlands - 4 £488 -
Midlands - 1 £375 -
South Coast - 1 £450 -
Network Consultant
UK

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Network Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 112 (64.37%) Cisco
2 85 (48.85%) Firewall
3 61 (35.06%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (30.46%) Network Security
5 51 (29.31%) LAN
6 47 (27.01%) WAN
7 44 (25.29%) Data Centre
8 42 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (23.56%) Finance
10 40 (22.99%) CheckPoint
11 37 (21.26%) F5
12 36 (20.69%) Juniper
13 32 (18.39%) CCIE
13 32 (18.39%) CCNP
14 29 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 28 (16.09%) Migration
16 27 (15.52%) Security Cleared
17 26 (14.94%) SC Cleared
18 22 (12.64%) Wireless
19 20 (11.49%) Telecoms
19 20 (11.49%) Network Design
20 18 (10.34%) CCNA
20 18 (10.34%) VPN
20 18 (10.34%) Palo Alto
21 16 (9.20%) Aruba
21 16 (9.20%) DNS
21 16 (9.20%) TCP/IP
22 15 (8.62%) BGP
22 15 (8.62%) Windows
23 14 (8.05%) MPLS

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.15%) TPMS
3 1 (0.57%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) JBoss
3 1 (0.57%) SAS
3 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 85 (48.85%) Firewall
2 53 (30.46%) Network Security
3 51 (29.31%) LAN
4 47 (27.01%) WAN
5 42 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (12.64%) Wireless
8 18 (10.34%) VPN
9 16 (9.20%) DNS
9 16 (9.20%) TCP/IP
10 15 (8.62%) BGP
11 14 (8.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (8.05%) MPLS
12 13 (7.47%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (6.90%) DHCP
13 12 (6.90%) Wireshark
14 11 (6.32%) OSPF
14 11 (6.32%) WLAN
15 9 (5.17%) BIG-IP
15 9 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.72%) GIS
1 3 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.15%) QlikView
3 1 (0.57%) Big Data
3 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 41 (23.56%) Finance
2 20 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.32%) Banking
4 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Front Office
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.15%) CSS
1 2 (1.15%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.57%) Spring
2 1 (0.57%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.30%) EFT
3 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.15%) CESG
3 2 (1.15%) NHS
4 1 (0.57%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.57%) e-Health
4 1 (0.57%) EMV
4 1 (0.57%) Equities
4 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.57%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.57%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.57%) PKI
4 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.62%) Windows
2 10 (5.75%) Linux
3 4 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.15%) Unix
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.09%) Migration
2 20 (11.49%) Network Design
3 13 (7.47%) Change Management
3 13 (7.47%) ITIL
4 12 (6.90%) Network Architecture
5 11 (6.32%) Network Management
6 8 (4.60%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.60%) Project Management
6 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.45%) Presales
8 6 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 6 (3.45%) Validation
9 5 (2.87%) Information Security
9 5 (2.87%) Network Planning
9 5 (2.87%) Service Management
10 4 (2.30%) High Availability
10 4 (2.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.30%) SQL
2 2 (1.15%) C
3 1 (0.57%) Java
3 1 (0.57%) R
3 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (35.06%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (18.39%) CCIE
2 32 (18.39%) CCNP
3 27 (15.52%) Security Cleared
4 26 (14.94%) SC Cleared
5 18 (10.34%) CCNA
6 5 (2.87%) CCDE
6 5 (2.87%) CCDP
6 5 (2.87%) CISM
6 5 (2.87%) CISSP
7 4 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.72%) CCSA
8 3 (1.72%) CCSE
9 2 (1.15%) Degree
9 2 (1.15%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.15%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.15%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.57%) CLAS
10 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.02%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.57%) GPG13
5 1 (0.57%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.57%) RMADS
5 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.15%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.57%) Snort
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.57%) Endace
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
4 1 (0.57%) Nessus
4 1 (0.57%) Nmap
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 112 (64.37%) Cisco
2 40 (22.99%) CheckPoint
3 37 (21.26%) F5
4 36 (20.69%) Juniper
5 18 (10.34%) Palo Alto
6 16 (9.20%) Aruba
7 10 (5.75%) Blue Coat
8 9 (5.17%) HP
9 8 (4.60%) IronPort
9 8 (4.60%) VMware
10 7 (4.02%) Meraki
10 7 (4.02%) Oracle
10 7 (4.02%) Riverbed
10 7 (4.02%) Sourcefire
11 6 (3.45%) Citrix
11 6 (3.45%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (2.87%) FireEye
12 5 (2.87%) Radianz
12 5 (2.87%) SolarWinds
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