The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 60 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Design 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.40% 1.07% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.45% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £425 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -0.09%
Network Design
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 552 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.66% 73.99% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 280 406
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 26
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.53 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.67% +34.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Watford -8 2 - -
Network Design
East of England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) FabricPath
3 1 (20.00%) IOS XR
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Support
3 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAML
1 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Product Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Nintex
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed