The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 Consultant
Rank 551 496 505
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 61 86 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 48
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£425 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the 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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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
London -12 25 £425 +6.11% 9
South East -30 13 £450 +2.85% 2
West Midlands -2 7 £425 +36.00% 3
East of England +5 6 £400 +14.28% 1
South West -4 4 £400 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -27 4 £400 -
North West -34 2 £425 +3.03% 4
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Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 92 (59.74%) Cisco
2 83 (53.90%) Firewall
3 58 (37.66%) WAN
4 56 (36.36%) LAN
5 44 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (26.62%) Juniper
7 40 (25.97%) Wireless
8 34 (22.08%) Network Security
9 32 (20.78%) CCNP
10 31 (20.13%) F5
11 30 (19.48%) DNS
12 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
12 29 (18.83%) Data Centre
13 27 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (17.53%) HP
14 26 (16.88%) MPLS
15 24 (15.58%) DHCP
15 24 (15.58%) ITIL
15 24 (15.58%) Network Design
16 23 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (13.64%) CCIE
17 21 (13.64%) BGP
18 20 (12.99%) Finance
18 20 (12.99%) Windows
18 20 (12.99%) VPN
18 20 (12.99%) Security Cleared
19 19 (12.34%) Migration
19 19 (12.34%) TCP/IP
19 19 (12.34%) OSPF
20 18 (11.69%) EIGRP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.60%) IIS
2 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.30%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (53.90%) Firewall
2 58 (37.66%) WAN
3 56 (36.36%) LAN
4 40 (25.97%) Wireless
5 34 (22.08%) Network Security
6 30 (19.48%) DNS
7 27 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (16.88%) MPLS
9 24 (15.58%) DHCP
10 23 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (13.64%) BGP
12 20 (12.99%) VPN
13 19 (12.34%) TCP/IP
13 19 (12.34%) OSPF
14 18 (11.69%) EIGRP
14 18 (11.69%) VoIP
15 15 (9.74%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (7.79%) Multicast
17 11 (7.14%) IPsec
18 9 (5.84%) SSL
General
1 20 (12.99%) Finance
2 8 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Law
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.65%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.90%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.30%) User Experience
5 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.65%) e-Health
6 1 (0.65%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.65%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.99%) Windows
2 8 (5.19%) Linux
3 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.30%) UNIX
4 1 (0.65%) OpenWrt
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.65%) Debian
4 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.58%) ITIL
1 24 (15.58%) Network Design
2 19 (12.34%) Migration
3 17 (11.04%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (9.74%) Load Balancing
5 13 (8.44%) Network Management
6 11 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 11 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.49%) Change Management
7 10 (6.49%) Information Security
7 10 (6.49%) Change Control
8 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.55%) Service Management
9 7 (4.55%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (2.60%) Time Management
11 4 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) VBScript
2 1 (0.65%) Python
2 1 (0.65%) Tcl
2 1 (0.65%) Ruby
2 1 (0.65%) C
2 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (20.78%) CCNP
3 21 (13.64%) CCIE
4 20 (12.99%) Security Cleared
5 14 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 11 (7.14%) CCNA
7 7 (4.55%) CISSP
8 6 (3.90%) CCDP
9 4 (2.60%) Degree
9 4 (2.60%) HP ASE
9 4 (2.60%) HP MASE
9 4 (2.60%) CCSA
10 3 (1.95%) CCSE
10 3 (1.95%) CCSP
11 2 (1.30%) CCDA
11 2 (1.30%) CCIP
11 2 (1.30%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.30%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.30%) Firmware
3 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) vSphere
3 2 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.30%) vCloud
4 1 (0.65%) pfSense
4 1 (0.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.95%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.30%) OPNET
3 2 (1.30%) Nagios
3 2 (1.30%) OpenView
4 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.65%) Nmap
4 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.65%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 92 (59.74%) Cisco
2 41 (26.62%) Juniper
3 31 (20.13%) F5
4 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
5 27 (17.53%) HP
6 15 (9.74%) Microsoft
7 12 (7.79%) VMware
7 12 (7.79%) Blue Coat
7 12 (7.79%) SolarWinds
8 8 (5.19%) Riverbed
9 7 (4.55%) LogLogic
10 6 (3.90%) Lancope
10 6 (3.90%) Tufin
10 6 (3.90%) TippingPoint
10 6 (3.90%) Tradeweb
10 6 (3.90%) NetScout
10 6 (3.90%) TIBCO
10 6 (3.90%) Bloomberg
10 6 (3.90%) Radianz
10 6 (3.90%) Citrix
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