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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 544 551 524
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 64 68 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 71
Median daily rate £490 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Network Consultant
UK

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
43881 48249 49102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.93% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28882 31225 31544
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 £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1888 2056
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 27 £500 +21.21% 2
South East +35 24 £475 +18.75% 2
East of England +10 5 £500 +31.14% 4
Yorkshire +17 3 - -
West Midlands -20 2 - -
North West +2 1 £350 -17.64%
South West - 1 £510 -
Network Consultant
UK

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 109 (66.87%) Cisco
2 78 (47.85%) Firewall
3 56 (34.36%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (30.06%) CheckPoint
5 48 (29.45%) Network Security
5 48 (29.45%) F5
6 46 (28.22%) Juniper
7 41 (25.15%) Data Centre
8 38 (23.31%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (23.31%) LAN
9 36 (22.09%) Finance
10 34 (20.86%) WAN
11 30 (18.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 27 (16.56%) Security Cleared
13 26 (15.95%) CCIE
13 26 (15.95%) CCNP
14 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
14 25 (15.34%) Palo Alto
15 23 (14.11%) Migration
16 22 (13.50%) ITIL
17 20 (12.27%) DNS
17 20 (12.27%) Wireless
18 19 (11.66%) CCNA
18 19 (11.66%) Network Design
19 17 (10.43%) Aruba
19 17 (10.43%) VPN
20 15 (9.20%) Blue Coat
20 15 (9.20%) TCP/IP
20 15 (9.20%) DHCP
21 14 (8.59%) Telecoms

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 (2.45%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.23%) TPMS
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (47.85%) Firewall
2 48 (29.45%) Network Security
3 38 (23.31%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (23.31%) LAN
4 34 (20.86%) WAN
5 30 (18.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (12.27%) DNS
6 20 (12.27%) Wireless
7 17 (10.43%) VPN
8 15 (9.20%) DHCP
8 15 (9.20%) TCP/IP
9 13 (7.98%) BGP
9 13 (7.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (7.98%) Wireshark
10 12 (7.36%) OSPF
11 11 (6.75%) MPLS
12 10 (6.13%) BIG-IP
13 9 (5.52%) NetScaler
13 9 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (4.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) QlikView
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 36 (22.09%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Law
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) CSS
1 2 (1.23%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (1.84%) EFT
2 3 (1.84%) PKI
3 2 (1.23%) CESG
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.23%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.61%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.61%) EMV
4 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.98%) Windows
2 12 (7.36%) Linux
3 3 (1.84%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.11%) Migration
2 22 (13.50%) ITIL
3 19 (11.66%) Network Design
4 12 (7.36%) Change Management
4 12 (7.36%) Load Balancing
4 12 (7.36%) Network Architecture
5 11 (6.75%) Network Management
6 9 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.52%) Project Management
7 8 (4.91%) Information Security
7 8 (4.91%) Presales
7 8 (4.91%) Service Management
7 8 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.29%) Capacity Management
9 6 (3.68%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.68%) Risk Management
9 6 (3.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.07%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.07%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.45%) C
2 2 (1.23%) SQL
3 1 (0.61%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (34.36%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (16.56%) Security Cleared
3 26 (15.95%) CCIE
3 26 (15.95%) CCNP
4 25 (15.34%) SC Cleared
5 19 (11.66%) CCNA
6 5 (3.07%) CCDP
6 5 (3.07%) CISM
6 5 (3.07%) CISSP
6 5 (3.07%) Degree
7 4 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.45%) CCSA
8 3 (1.84%) CCDE
9 2 (1.23%) CCSE
9 2 (1.23%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.61%) CCDA
10 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.68%) SLA
4 2 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.61%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) Firmware
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (3.68%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.84%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.61%) Endace
4 1 (0.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.61%) Nessus
4 1 (0.61%) Nmap
4 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 109 (66.87%) Cisco
2 49 (30.06%) CheckPoint
3 48 (29.45%) F5
4 46 (28.22%) Juniper
5 25 (15.34%) Palo Alto
6 17 (10.43%) Aruba
7 15 (9.20%) Blue Coat
8 9 (5.52%) Microsoft
8 9 (5.52%) Riverbed
9 8 (4.91%) HP
10 7 (4.29%) IronPort
10 7 (4.29%) Meraki
10 7 (4.29%) TippingPoint
11 6 (3.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 6 (3.68%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.68%) Radianz
11 6 (3.68%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.68%) Sourcefire
11 6 (3.68%) Tufin
11 6 (3.68%) VMware