The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 407 397 422
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing Network Management 172 171 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 78 69
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£350 £365 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £347 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +26.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -4.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £37.50 £99.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +39.24%
Network Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38658 36620 33487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.68% 76.48% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25452 23207 20579
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1110 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Management across the England region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the England region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Network Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Network Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 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 +24 80 £350 -20.00% 12
South East -37 39 £378 +7.85% 18
North West -9 15 £300 - 4
East of England 0 14 £300 +6.19% 4
West Midlands +3 8 £315 -14.28% 5
East Midlands -10 7 £478 +27.33% 2
South West -5 5 £295 -7.45% 5
Yorkshire -24 2 £265 -29.33% 1
North East -25 2 - - 1
Network Management
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Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 202 (56.42%) Cisco
2 133 (37.15%) Firewall
3 124 (34.64%) LAN
4 116 (32.40%) WAN
5 103 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (24.30%) ITIL
7 85 (23.74%) Windows
8 84 (23.46%) Wireless
9 82 (22.91%) Network Security
10 81 (22.63%) Cisco ASA
11 78 (21.79%) VPN
12 70 (19.55%) BGP
13 67 (18.72%) Data Centre
14 66 (18.44%) MPLS
15 65 (18.16%) Finance
16 61 (17.04%) CCNP
17 59 (16.48%) CCNA
18 58 (16.20%) TCP/IP
18 58 (16.20%) Internet
19 57 (15.92%) SolarWinds
20 56 (15.64%) DNS
21 55 (15.36%) F5
22 54 (15.08%) OSPF
23 53 (14.80%) Microsoft
24 51 (14.25%) HP
24 51 (14.25%) CheckPoint
25 48 (13.41%) EIGRP
26 47 (13.13%) Telecoms
27 46 (12.85%) Ethernet
27 46 (12.85%) Security Cleared

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.03%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.91%) IIS
4 11 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.84%) Lync
8 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.56%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.56%) Documentum
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.15%) MS Office
3 13 (3.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Simulink
6 1 (0.28%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Kondor+
1 4 (1.12%) Misys Midas
1 4 (1.12%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (0.84%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.84%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) IaaS
2 5 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.12%) SaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.56%) PaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 133 (37.15%) Firewall
2 124 (34.64%) LAN
3 116 (32.40%) WAN
4 84 (23.46%) Wireless
5 82 (22.91%) Network Security
6 81 (22.63%) Cisco ASA
7 78 (21.79%) VPN
8 70 (19.55%) BGP
9 66 (18.44%) MPLS
10 58 (16.20%) TCP/IP
10 58 (16.20%) Internet
11 56 (15.64%) DNS
12 54 (15.08%) OSPF
13 48 (13.41%) EIGRP
14 46 (12.85%) Ethernet
15 42 (11.73%) IPsec
15 42 (11.73%) VLAN
15 42 (11.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (11.17%) SNMP
17 36 (10.06%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.96%) QlikView
4 7 (1.96%) MySQL
4 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.68%) MS Access
5 6 (1.68%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.84%) Big Data
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) Redis
7 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Bugzilla
1 4 (1.12%) JIRA
2 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) JUnit
3 1 (0.28%) GCC
3 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 65 (18.16%) Finance
2 47 (13.13%) Telecoms
3 33 (9.22%) Multimedia
4 24 (6.70%) Banking
5 8 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.96%) Back Office
7 6 (1.68%) Billing
8 4 (1.12%) Law
9 3 (0.84%) German Language
10 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 109 (30.45%) Network Engineer
2 77 (21.51%) Analyst
3 31 (8.66%) Support Analyst
3 31 (8.66%) Network Analyst
4 27 (7.54%) Network Support
5 19 (5.31%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (5.31%) Support Engineer
5 19 (5.31%) Consultant
6 17 (4.75%) Architect
6 17 (4.75%) Business Analyst
7 16 (4.47%) Network Consultant
8 15 (4.19%) Network Support Analyst
8 15 (4.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (3.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 12 (3.35%) Network Specialist
10 10 (2.79%) Network Architect
10 10 (2.79%) Network Manager
11 9 (2.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (2.51%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.79%) CSS
2 9 (2.51%) Middleware
3 7 (1.96%) Web Services
4 5 (1.40%) .NET
5 4 (1.12%) HTML
6 3 (0.84%) XMPP
6 3 (0.84%) WAP
7 2 (0.56%) XML
7 2 (0.56%) MFC
7 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.56%) JSP
7 2 (0.56%) SOAP
7 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.56%) JSON
7 2 (0.56%) Symfony
7 2 (0.56%) jQuery
7 2 (0.56%) Ajax
7 2 (0.56%) LAMP
7 2 (0.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.87%) CMDB
3 21 (5.87%) PKI
4 10 (2.79%) Cryptography
5 8 (2.23%) HP Storage
5 8 (2.23%) User Experience
6 7 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.96%) e-Health
7 6 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.12%) STB
8 4 (1.12%) iSeries
8 4 (1.12%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.12%) Statistics
8 4 (1.12%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.56%) GIS
10 2 (0.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 85 (23.74%) Windows
2 41 (11.45%) Linux
3 37 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (6.70%) Windows 7
6 19 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (4.47%) UNIX
8 10 (2.79%) Solaris
9 9 (2.51%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.96%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.28%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) AIX
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.30%) ITIL
2 46 (12.85%) Network Monitoring
3 42 (11.73%) Service Management
4 39 (10.89%) Load Balancing
5 35 (9.78%) Configuration Management
6 32 (8.94%) Change Management
7 30 (8.38%) Incident Management
8 29 (8.10%) Service Delivery
9 28 (7.82%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (6.70%) Project Management
10 24 (6.70%) Network Design
11 19 (5.31%) Migration
12 16 (4.47%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (4.19%) ITIL V3
13 15 (4.19%) Performance Management
14 14 (3.91%) Change Control
14 14 (3.91%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (3.63%) Network Architecture
15 13 (3.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (3.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.17%) SQL
2 13 (3.63%) Perl
3 9 (2.51%) VBA
4 8 (2.23%) Python
5 7 (1.96%) VB
5 7 (1.96%) PHP
5 7 (1.96%) Java
6 5 (1.40%) C#
7 4 (1.12%) C++
7 4 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.12%) Ruby
7 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.84%) C
9 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 103 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (17.04%) CCNP
3 59 (16.48%) CCNA
4 46 (12.85%) Security Cleared
5 35 (9.78%) SC Cleared
6 27 (7.54%) CCIE
7 19 (5.31%) Degree
8 17 (4.75%) DV Cleared
9 15 (4.19%) CCDP
10 11 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (3.07%) MCSE
11 10 (2.79%) PMI Certification
12 9 (2.51%) PMP
13 7 (1.96%) MCP
14 6 (1.68%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (1.40%) CCVP
15 5 (1.40%) JNCIS
15 5 (1.40%) CCSP
15 5 (1.40%) CISSP
16 3 (0.84%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.15%) SLA
2 14 (3.91%) QA
3 9 (2.51%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (1.40%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.84%) BS25999
6 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.75%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.51%) vSphere
5 8 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.12%) Firmware
6 4 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.56%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) pfSense
8 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.47%) Netcool
2 15 (4.19%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (3.35%) WhatsUp Gold
4 11 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (2.79%) HP NNM
6 9 (2.51%) ARCserve
7 8 (2.23%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (2.23%) OPNET
8 7 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (1.96%) SCCM
9 6 (1.68%) Nagios
10 5 (1.40%) SCOM
10 5 (1.40%) HP UCMDB
11 4 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.84%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 202 (56.42%) Cisco
2 57 (15.92%) SolarWinds
3 55 (15.36%) F5
4 53 (14.80%) Microsoft
5 51 (14.25%) HP
5 51 (14.25%) CheckPoint
6 43 (12.01%) Juniper
7 27 (7.54%) Nokia
8 24 (6.70%) CA
8 24 (6.70%) Infoblox
9 23 (6.42%) McAfee
10 22 (6.15%) VMware
10 22 (6.15%) Blue Coat
11 21 (5.87%) NetScout
12 20 (5.59%) Aruba
13 19 (5.31%) Citrix
14 15 (4.19%) IBM
14 15 (4.19%) Riverbed
15 14 (3.91%) EMC
16 12 (3.35%) BMC
East London
TEKsystems
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £42.46 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £27 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £230 - £240 per day
Posted: 27 days ago