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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 509 502 491
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 62 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 18
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£400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £430 £238
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +81.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +60.71%
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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
44983 44038 38289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.58% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28518 27637 22590
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1844 1948
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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
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 2 June 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
South East -14 19 £428 -5.00% 2
London +1 14 £440 +29.41% 2
West Midlands 0 9 £400 - 1
North West -18 8 £333 +33.00%
South West +3 6 £328 -0.68% 1
East of England +8 4 £270 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £433 - 1
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Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 41 (31.78%) Cisco
2 38 (29.46%) Project Management
3 33 (25.58%) WAN
4 31 (24.03%) LAN
5 30 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 30 (23.26%) Firewall
6 25 (19.38%) Telecoms
7 24 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (16.28%) Finance
8 21 (16.28%) Data Centre
9 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (13.95%) ITIL
10 17 (13.18%) CCNP
10 17 (13.18%) CCNA
11 15 (11.63%) Network Management
12 11 (8.53%) Change Management
12 11 (8.53%) VoIP
13 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
13 10 (7.75%) F5
13 10 (7.75%) VPN
13 10 (7.75%) Wireless
13 10 (7.75%) Migration
14 9 (6.98%) Service Management
14 9 (6.98%) HP
14 9 (6.98%) CheckPoint
14 9 (6.98%) Change Control
14 9 (6.98%) Radio Access Network
14 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
14 9 (6.98%) Supplier Management
15 8 (6.20%) Network Security

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.55%) Lync
1 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.88%) MS Project
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.58%) WAN
2 31 (24.03%) LAN
3 30 (23.26%) Firewall
4 11 (8.53%) VoIP
5 10 (7.75%) VPN
5 10 (7.75%) Wireless
6 9 (6.98%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (6.20%) Network Security
7 8 (6.20%) 3G
7 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.65%) OSPF
8 6 (4.65%) BGP
9 5 (3.88%) 2G
9 5 (3.88%) Internet
9 5 (3.88%) LTE
9 5 (3.88%) 4G
10 4 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.10%) DNS
10 4 (3.10%) MPLS
11 3 (2.33%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (19.38%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.28%) Finance
3 6 (4.65%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Local Government
5 2 (1.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) NHS
3 7 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.55%) VLE
5 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) Handset
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) Economics
6 1 (0.78%) Informatics
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.10%) UNIX
3 3 (2.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.55%) Solaris
4 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.46%) Project Management
2 30 (23.26%) PRINCE2
3 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (13.95%) ITIL
4 15 (11.63%) Network Management
5 11 (8.53%) Change Management
6 10 (7.75%) Migration
7 9 (6.98%) Service Management
7 9 (6.98%) Change Control
7 9 (6.98%) Supplier Management
8 8 (6.20%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.65%) Network Planning
10 5 (3.88%) ITSM
10 5 (3.88%) Information Assurance
10 5 (3.88%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (3.88%) Application Performance Management
11 4 (3.10%) Coaching
11 4 (3.10%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.10%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.88%) SQL
2 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (13.18%) CCNP
2 17 (13.18%) CCNA
3 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.88%) PMP
6 5 (3.88%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.88%) Degree
7 3 (2.33%) CISM
7 3 (2.33%) CCIE
7 3 (2.33%) CISSP
8 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.78%) CCSA
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.78%) MCSE
9 1 (0.78%) MCP
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) XenServer
2 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.55%) Netcool
3 1 (0.78%) OpenView
3 1 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 41 (31.78%) Cisco
2 10 (7.75%) F5
3 9 (6.98%) HP
3 9 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.43%) Citrix
5 6 (4.65%) Blue Coat
5 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.88%) Amdocs
6 5 (3.88%) Avaya
6 5 (3.88%) Juniper
7 3 (2.33%) Aruba
8 2 (1.55%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (1.55%) IPFX
8 2 (1.55%) Polycom
8 2 (1.55%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.55%) Huawei
8 2 (1.55%) NetScout
8 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.55%) Apple
8 2 (1.55%) Websense
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