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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Consultant
UK / England
Rank 517 555 503
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 56 49 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 38
Median daily rate £480 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £625 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.68% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
39357 43443 43764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.89% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28092 27916
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1597 1753
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +18 21 £500 +21.21% 3
South East +22 19 £451 +12.62% 4
East of England +4 6 £500 +19.40%
Yorkshire +13 4 - - 2
South West - 2 £510 -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
North West +23 1 - -
Network Consultant
UK

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 92 (71.32%) Cisco
2 53 (41.09%) Firewall
3 47 (36.43%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (33.33%) F5
5 42 (32.56%) Juniper
6 41 (31.78%) Network Security
7 37 (28.68%) CheckPoint
8 33 (25.58%) Data Centre
9 29 (22.48%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
11 27 (20.93%) CCIE
12 26 (20.16%) LAN
13 25 (19.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (19.38%) Palo Alto
14 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
14 23 (17.83%) WAN
15 20 (15.50%) CCNP
16 18 (13.95%) Finance
16 18 (13.95%) Network Design
17 16 (12.40%) Migration
18 14 (10.85%) CCNA
18 14 (10.85%) VPN
18 14 (10.85%) ITIL
19 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
20 11 (8.53%) Wireless
20 11 (8.53%) Blue Coat
20 11 (8.53%) BGP
21 10 (7.75%) Load Balancing
21 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
21 10 (7.75%) DNS

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 4 (3.10%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.55%) TPMS
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (41.09%) Firewall
2 41 (31.78%) Network Security
3 29 (22.48%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (20.16%) LAN
5 25 (19.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (17.83%) WAN
7 14 (10.85%) VPN
8 11 (8.53%) BGP
8 11 (8.53%) Wireless
9 10 (7.75%) DNS
10 9 (6.98%) MPLS
10 9 (6.98%) OSPF
11 8 (6.20%) DHCP
11 8 (6.20%) NetScaler
11 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
12 7 (5.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (4.65%) EIGRP
13 6 (4.65%) VLAN
13 6 (4.65%) Wireshark
14 4 (3.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.55%) QlikView
General
1 18 (13.95%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Law
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.10%) PKI
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.55%) EFT
3 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.55%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.78%) CESG
4 1 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Linux
3 4 (3.10%) Unix
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.95%) Network Design
2 16 (12.40%) Migration
3 14 (10.85%) ITIL
4 10 (7.75%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.20%) Network Management
6 8 (6.20%) Presales
7 7 (5.43%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.65%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.88%) High Availability
9 5 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.10%) Change Management
10 4 (3.10%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (3.10%) Information Security
10 4 (3.10%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.10%) Network Planning
10 4 (3.10%) Project Management
10 4 (3.10%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.10%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.88%) C
2 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (36.43%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
3 27 (20.93%) CCIE
4 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
5 20 (15.50%) CCNP
6 14 (10.85%) CCNA
7 6 (4.65%) Degree
8 5 (3.88%) CCDP
9 4 (3.10%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.33%) CCSA
11 2 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.55%) CCSE
11 2 (1.55%) CEH
11 2 (1.55%) CISM
11 2 (1.55%) CISSP
11 2 (1.55%) CREST Certified
11 2 (1.55%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.55%) OSCP
12 1 (0.78%) CLAS
12 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) Firmware
2 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.55%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.55%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.33%) SCCM
4 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.78%) Endace
5 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.78%) Nessus
5 1 (0.78%) Nmap
5 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 92 (71.32%) Cisco
2 43 (33.33%) F5
3 42 (32.56%) Juniper
4 37 (28.68%) CheckPoint
5 25 (19.38%) Palo Alto
6 11 (8.53%) Blue Coat
7 10 (7.75%) Microsoft
8 8 (6.20%) Aruba
9 7 (5.43%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.43%) Sourcefire
10 6 (4.65%) Infoblox
10 6 (4.65%) IronPort
10 6 (4.65%) Meraki
11 5 (3.88%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.88%) VMware
12 4 (3.10%) Avaya
12 4 (3.10%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (3.10%) ScanSafe
13 3 (2.33%) Riverbed
13 3 (2.33%) TippingPoint
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