The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Manager
Rank 489 502 510
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 80 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 27 38
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £344 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £271
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -23.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -23.91%
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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
47435 44898 50240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.27% 92.83% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29529 27410 28827
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1886 1936 2450
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Network Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Network Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Network Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 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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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 +8 29 £394 -13.46% 10
North West +7 15 £400 +52.38% 3
West Midlands -4 13 £381 - 1
South East -35 9 £320 -17.41% 8
South West -29 7 £258 -34.39% 2
East of England -30 3 £281 -46.42% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 73 (54.07%) Cisco
2 46 (34.07%) WAN
3 43 (31.85%) LAN
4 38 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (22.22%) CCNP
6 28 (20.74%) Firewall
7 25 (18.52%) ITIL
8 22 (16.30%) CCNA
8 22 (16.30%) Security Cleared
9 21 (15.56%) VoIP
10 20 (14.81%) Project Management
11 19 (14.07%) Finance
11 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
11 19 (14.07%) F5
12 18 (13.33%) SolarWinds
12 18 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 18 (13.33%) HP
13 17 (12.59%) PRINCE2
13 17 (12.59%) Network Security
14 16 (11.85%) Windows
15 15 (11.11%) Network Management
16 14 (10.37%) MCSE
16 14 (10.37%) TCP/IP
16 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (9.63%) DNS
17 13 (9.63%) Riverbed
17 13 (9.63%) Blue Coat
18 12 (8.89%) CCDP
19 11 (8.15%) Avaya
19 11 (8.15%) DHCP

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) MS Office
2 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 46 (34.07%) WAN
2 43 (31.85%) LAN
3 28 (20.74%) Firewall
4 21 (15.56%) VoIP
5 17 (12.59%) Network Security
6 14 (10.37%) TCP/IP
7 13 (9.63%) DNS
8 11 (8.15%) DHCP
9 10 (7.41%) VPN
9 10 (7.41%) MPLS
10 9 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (5.93%) BGP
11 8 (5.93%) Wireless
11 8 (5.93%) WLAN
12 7 (5.19%) SAN
12 7 (5.19%) IP Telephony
12 7 (5.19%) VLAN
12 7 (5.19%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (5.19%) 3G
General
1 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
1 19 (14.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Local Government
3 5 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Front Office
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Law
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.96%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.96%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (0.74%) iSeries
4 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.74%) DTV
4 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.85%) Windows
2 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.70%) Linux
4 4 (2.96%) Android
4 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.22%) UNIX
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.52%) ITIL
2 20 (14.81%) Project Management
3 17 (12.59%) PRINCE2
4 15 (11.11%) Network Management
5 11 (8.15%) WAN Optimisation
6 10 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 8 (5.93%) Information Assurance
8 8 (5.93%) Network Architecture
9 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.44%) Network Design
10 6 (4.44%) Migration
10 6 (4.44%) People Management
11 5 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
12 4 (2.96%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.96%) Line Management
13 3 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (2.22%) Change Management
14 2 (1.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.22%) Perl
3 2 (1.48%) Ruby
4 1 (0.74%) SQL
4 1 (0.74%) Python
4 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.22%) CCNP
3 22 (16.30%) CCNA
3 22 (16.30%) Security Cleared
4 18 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (10.37%) MCSE
6 12 (8.89%) CCDP
7 7 (5.19%) CCIE
7 7 (5.19%) CCVP
8 6 (4.44%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.44%) Degree
9 5 (3.70%) ACSP
9 5 (3.70%) ACSA
9 5 (3.70%) MCDST
9 5 (3.70%) MCTS
9 5 (3.70%) MCITP
9 5 (3.70%) CCSA
9 5 (3.70%) IBM Certification
9 5 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.48%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.48%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 73 (54.07%) Cisco
2 19 (14.07%) F5
3 18 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 18 (13.33%) HP
4 13 (9.63%) Riverbed
4 13 (9.63%) Blue Coat
5 11 (8.15%) Avaya
6 10 (7.41%) Juniper
6 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 9 (6.67%) Citrix
7 9 (6.67%) Websense
8 7 (5.19%) VMware
9 6 (4.44%) IBM
9 6 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.70%) Apple
10 5 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.70%) EMC
11 3 (2.22%) NetApp
11 3 (2.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (2.22%) Siemens
West Midlands
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South East London
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Rate: From £16 to £20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago