The first table below looks at the demand for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 104 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Design 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.39% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate
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£258 £324 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.46% -17.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £315 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £333 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £41.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-14.45% +27.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1498 1274 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.25% 73.18% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 723 661
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 87 104
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Southampton - 1 - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
5 13 (48.15%) CCNP
5 13 (48.15%) LAN
6 12 (44.44%) CCNA
7 11 (40.74%) WAN
8 9 (33.33%) McAfee
8 9 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) HP
10 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
11 5 (18.52%) CCIE
11 5 (18.52%) Juniper
11 5 (18.52%) JSP
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) JSP 440
12 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (14.81%) Brocade
12 4 (14.81%) C
12 4 (14.81%) UNIX
13 3 (11.11%) Perl
13 3 (11.11%) PHP
13 3 (11.11%) ITIL
13 3 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (11.11%) IPv6
13 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
13 3 (11.11%) MPLS
13 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
13 3 (11.11%) Internet

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.11%) IPv6
5 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
5 3 (11.11%) Internet
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) SMS
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) 2G
7 1 (3.70%) 3G
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Design Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Installations Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IP Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
2 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
2 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Information Security
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 13 (48.15%) CCNP
5 12 (44.44%) CCNA
6 5 (18.52%) CCIE
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 2 (7.41%) CCDP
7 2 (7.41%) HND
8 1 (3.70%) MCSA
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) McAfee
3 7 (25.93%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Brocade
6 3 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Nokia
8 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed