The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 485 495 505
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 89 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 35 31
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Consultant
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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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +43 51 £444 +23.26% 5
South East -14 14 £360 +5.88% 12
East of England -13 8 £390 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £355 +4.41% 1
South West -19 4 £300 +7.71%
North West +6 3 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 4
Network Consultant
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Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (70.99%) Cisco
2 71 (43.83%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (42.59%) Firewall
4 54 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 52 (32.10%) CCNP
5 52 (32.10%) F5
6 48 (29.63%) Network Security
7 40 (24.69%) Juniper
7 40 (24.69%) WAN
7 40 (24.69%) LAN
8 36 (22.22%) CCIE
8 36 (22.22%) OSPF
9 33 (20.37%) BGP
9 33 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (17.28%) Telecoms
12 25 (15.43%) Wireless
12 25 (15.43%) HP
13 24 (14.81%) Blue Coat
14 23 (14.20%) Finance
15 22 (13.58%) Network Design
16 21 (12.96%) MPLS
16 21 (12.96%) Windows
17 19 (11.73%) Migration
18 18 (11.11%) Load Balancing
18 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
19 16 (9.88%) VPN
19 16 (9.88%) Security Cleared
20 15 (9.26%) VoIP
20 15 (9.26%) Network Management

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (4.32%) IIS
2 6 (3.70%) Apache
3 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.62%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.62%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Office
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (42.59%) Firewall
2 48 (29.63%) Network Security
3 40 (24.69%) WAN
3 40 (24.69%) LAN
4 36 (22.22%) OSPF
5 33 (20.37%) BGP
5 33 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (19.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (15.43%) Wireless
8 21 (12.96%) MPLS
9 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 16 (9.88%) VPN
11 15 (9.26%) VoIP
12 14 (8.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 13 (8.02%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (7.41%) BIG-IP
15 11 (6.79%) DNS
15 11 (6.79%) VLAN
16 10 (6.17%) NetScaler
17 9 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) GDB
General
1 28 (17.28%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.20%) Finance
3 10 (6.17%) Banking
4 3 (1.85%) Local Government
4 3 (1.85%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Publishing
5 2 (1.23%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.62%) International Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (0.62%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (2.47%) Economics
2 4 (2.47%) Psychology
3 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.62%) Statistics
4 1 (0.62%) CESG
4 1 (0.62%) Replication
4 1 (0.62%) GIS
4 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.62%) NHS
4 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.96%) Windows
2 13 (8.02%) Linux
3 12 (7.41%) UNIX
4 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.62%) Solaris
7 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.58%) Network Design
2 19 (11.73%) Migration
3 18 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 15 (9.26%) Network Management
5 13 (8.02%) Network Architecture
6 7 (4.32%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.32%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.32%) ITIL
7 6 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (3.70%) Information Security
8 5 (3.09%) Change Management
8 5 (3.09%) Identity Management
8 5 (3.09%) Project Management
8 5 (3.09%) Analytics
8 5 (3.09%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (2.47%) Market Research
10 3 (1.85%) Network Planning
10 3 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (1.85%) Change Control
11 2 (1.23%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.32%) SQL
2 4 (2.47%) Perl
2 4 (2.47%) C
3 2 (1.23%) Python
3 2 (1.23%) Java
3 2 (1.23%) Ruby
4 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.62%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 71 (43.83%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (32.10%) CCNP
3 36 (22.22%) CCIE
4 16 (9.88%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.02%) SC Cleared
6 10 (6.17%) CCSE
7 8 (4.94%) CCDP
7 8 (4.94%) CCNA
8 7 (4.32%) CISSP
9 6 (3.70%) CCSA
10 5 (3.09%) HP ASE
10 5 (3.09%) ACSP
11 4 (2.47%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.85%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.85%) Degree
13 2 (1.23%) CCDA
13 2 (1.23%) CCSP
13 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.62%) HP MASE
14 1 (0.62%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
3 3 (1.85%) GPG13
4 1 (0.62%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.47%) Snort
4 3 (1.85%) Squid
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.62%) KVM
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) BladeLogic
1 7 (4.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.47%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.47%) OpenView
4 3 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.85%) Cacti
5 2 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.23%) SCCM
6 1 (0.62%) OVSD
6 1 (0.62%) DameWare
6 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 115 (70.99%) Cisco
2 54 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 52 (32.10%) F5
4 40 (24.69%) Juniper
5 25 (15.43%) HP
6 24 (14.81%) Blue Coat
7 14 (8.64%) Aruba
8 13 (8.02%) VMware
9 12 (7.41%) Citrix
10 11 (6.79%) Microsoft
10 11 (6.79%) Nokia
11 8 (4.94%) McAfee
12 7 (4.32%) SonicWALL
12 7 (4.32%) Riverbed
13 6 (3.70%) Meraki
13 6 (3.70%) BMC
14 5 (3.09%) AirMagnet
14 5 (3.09%) Brocade
14 5 (3.09%) Sourcefire
14 5 (3.09%) Motorola
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