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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Consultant
UK / England
Rank 518 556 500
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -56
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 57 47 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 35
Median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39180 45432 45208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.10% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25756 29645 28239
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1536 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +16 16 £450 +38.46% 4
South East +17 15 £400 - 3
Yorkshire +25 6 £413 +0.60% 1
East of England -4 5 £388 -0.95% 1
North West +14 4 £380 -
West Midlands - 4 £500 - 1
South West +7 2 £510 -
Network Consultant
UK

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 87 (70.73%) Cisco
2 56 (45.53%) Firewall
3 45 (36.59%) F5
4 43 (34.96%) Juniper
5 42 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (32.52%) Network Security
7 38 (30.89%) CheckPoint
8 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
9 25 (20.33%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
10 21 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (17.07%) SC Cleared
10 21 (17.07%) WAN
11 20 (16.26%) CCIE
11 20 (16.26%) Palo Alto
12 19 (15.45%) CCNP
12 19 (15.45%) CCNA
13 18 (14.63%) LAN
13 18 (14.63%) Network Design
14 17 (13.82%) Blue Coat
14 17 (13.82%) Finance
15 16 (13.01%) Telecoms
16 15 (12.20%) VPN
17 13 (10.57%) Migration
17 13 (10.57%) BGP
17 13 (10.57%) Load Balancing
18 12 (9.76%) ITIL
19 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
19 11 (8.94%) OSPF
19 11 (8.94%) Wireless

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 2 (1.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) TPMS
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (45.53%) Firewall
2 40 (32.52%) Network Security
3 25 (20.33%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (17.07%) WAN
5 18 (14.63%) LAN
6 15 (12.20%) VPN
7 13 (10.57%) BGP
8 11 (8.94%) OSPF
8 11 (8.94%) Wireless
9 10 (8.13%) DNS
9 10 (8.13%) MPLS
10 9 (7.32%) DHCP
11 8 (6.50%) EIGRP
11 8 (6.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (6.50%) NetScaler
12 7 (5.69%) VLAN
13 6 (4.88%) FCoE
14 5 (4.07%) BIG-IP
15 4 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) QlikView
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Law
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) .NET
1 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (0.81%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.44%) PKI
3 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.81%) Digital TV
4 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.81%) EFT
4 1 (0.81%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Unix
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 4 (3.25%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.63%) Network Design
2 13 (10.57%) Load Balancing
2 13 (10.57%) Migration
3 12 (9.76%) ITIL
4 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (4.88%) Network Planning
5 5 (4.07%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.25%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.25%) Presales
6 4 (3.25%) Project Management
6 4 (3.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.44%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.44%) Change Management
7 3 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (2.44%) Information Security
7 3 (2.44%) Network Management
7 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.25%) C
2 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) Perl
3 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 20 (16.26%) CCIE
5 19 (15.45%) CCNA
5 19 (15.45%) CCNP
6 7 (5.69%) Degree
7 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.44%) CCSA
8 3 (2.44%) CCSE
9 2 (1.63%) CEH
9 2 (1.63%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.63%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.63%) OSCP
10 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.63%) QA
1 2 (1.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.44%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.63%) Firmware
4 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.81%) Docker
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (1.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.81%) Graphite
2 1 (0.81%) Kibana
2 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) logstash
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) SCOM
2 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 87 (70.73%) Cisco
2 45 (36.59%) F5
3 43 (34.96%) Juniper
4 38 (30.89%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.26%) Palo Alto
6 17 (13.82%) Blue Coat
7 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.13%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.69%) Infoblox
9 7 (5.69%) VMware
10 5 (4.07%) Avaya
11 4 (3.25%) Aruba
11 4 (3.25%) Citrix
12 3 (2.44%) Brocade
12 3 (2.44%) HP
12 3 (2.44%) Intel Security
12 3 (2.44%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.44%) TippingPoint
12 3 (2.44%) Trustwave
13 2 (1.63%) Aerohive Networks
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