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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 488 484 480
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 69 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £162 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £369 £328
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.75
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 31 £438 +12.90% 7
South East +4 18 £463 +19.35% 8
North West -15 5 £300 - 4
West Midlands +3 4 £338 -9.39%
Yorkshire -6 3 - - 2
South West - 3 £225 -
East of England -9 1 £338 +15.87% 5
East Midlands - - - - 1
Network Consultant
UK

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 137 (72.87%) Cisco
2 104 (55.32%) Firewall
3 73 (38.83%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (35.11%) Network Security
5 56 (29.79%) CCNP
6 52 (27.66%) WAN
7 49 (26.06%) LAN
7 49 (26.06%) Juniper
8 48 (25.53%) F5
9 45 (23.94%) CheckPoint
10 43 (22.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (17.02%) Finance
12 32 (17.02%) BGP
13 31 (16.49%) OSPF
13 31 (16.49%) TCP/IP
13 31 (16.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 30 (15.96%) Security Cleared
15 29 (15.43%) VPN
15 29 (15.43%) CCIE
16 28 (14.89%) Telecoms
17 27 (14.36%) HP
17 27 (14.36%) MPLS
18 24 (12.77%) Wireless
18 24 (12.77%) Blue Coat
19 23 (12.23%) VMware
20 22 (11.70%) SC Cleared
20 22 (11.70%) Load Balancing
20 22 (11.70%) CCNA
20 22 (11.70%) SAN

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.13%) WebSphere
1 4 (2.13%) IIS
2 3 (1.60%) Apache
3 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Office
2 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (55.32%) Firewall
2 66 (35.11%) Network Security
3 52 (27.66%) WAN
4 49 (26.06%) LAN
5 43 (22.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 38 (20.21%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (17.02%) BGP
8 31 (16.49%) OSPF
8 31 (16.49%) TCP/IP
8 31 (16.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 29 (15.43%) VPN
10 27 (14.36%) MPLS
11 24 (12.77%) Wireless
12 22 (11.70%) SAN
13 19 (10.11%) EIGRP
14 18 (9.57%) NetScaler
15 13 (6.91%) HSRP
16 12 (6.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 12 (6.38%) DNS
17 11 (5.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) MySQL
3 1 (0.53%) DB2
3 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Introscope
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
1 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (17.02%) Finance
2 28 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.72%) Banking
4 4 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (1.60%) Local Government
5 3 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.19%) Middleware
2 1 (0.53%) CSS
2 1 (0.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.26%) FlexPod
2 7 (3.72%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) User Experience
4 4 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.06%) IVR
5 2 (1.06%) STB
5 2 (1.06%) PKI
5 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.06%) Statistics
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.06%) NHS
5 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.53%) SecurID
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.57%) Windows
2 13 (6.91%) Linux
3 12 (6.38%) UNIX
4 11 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) SUSE
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.70%) Load Balancing
2 21 (11.17%) Network Management
3 19 (10.11%) ITIL
3 19 (10.11%) Network Design
4 18 (9.57%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (5.85%) Migration
5 11 (5.85%) Network Architecture
6 10 (5.32%) Mentoring
6 10 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.32%) Performance Management
7 8 (4.26%) Information Security
8 6 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.19%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.19%) PRINCE2
9 5 (2.66%) Change Management
9 5 (2.66%) Validation
9 5 (2.66%) Protective Monitoring
9 5 (2.66%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (2.13%) Analytics
10 4 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.72%) Perl
1 7 (3.72%) R
2 5 (2.66%) SQL
3 2 (1.06%) Java
4 1 (0.53%) PHP
4 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (38.83%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (29.79%) CCNP
3 30 (15.96%) Security Cleared
4 29 (15.43%) CCIE
5 22 (11.70%) SC Cleared
5 22 (11.70%) CCNA
6 13 (6.91%) CCDP
7 11 (5.85%) JNCIS
8 10 (5.32%) CISSP
9 7 (3.72%) HP ASE
10 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.66%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.13%) MCITP
11 4 (2.13%) HP MASE
11 4 (2.13%) MCSE
12 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.60%) ACSP
12 3 (1.60%) CCSE
13 2 (1.06%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.72%) GPG13
3 4 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.13%) SLA
4 2 (1.06%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.72%) Snort
3 6 (3.19%) Squid
4 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.13%) vSphere
4 4 (2.13%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.06%) Firmware
6 1 (0.53%) Xen
6 1 (0.53%) KVM
6 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.53%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) OpenView
1 7 (3.72%) OpenNMS
1 7 (3.72%) RANCID
2 6 (3.19%) OPNET
3 5 (2.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.60%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.06%) Cacti
6 2 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 137 (72.87%) Cisco
2 49 (26.06%) Juniper
3 48 (25.53%) F5
4 45 (23.94%) CheckPoint
5 27 (14.36%) HP
6 24 (12.77%) Blue Coat
7 23 (12.23%) VMware
8 17 (9.04%) Citrix
9 11 (5.85%) SolarWinds
9 11 (5.85%) Aruba
10 9 (4.79%) Microsoft
11 8 (4.26%) Sourcefire
11 8 (4.26%) TippingPoint
11 8 (4.26%) Websense
12 7 (3.72%) Mercator
12 7 (3.72%) Riverbed
12 7 (3.72%) Brocade
13 6 (3.19%) Meraki
13 6 (3.19%) McAfee
13 6 (3.19%) EMC
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