The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 37 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.45% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.22% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -18.03%
Network Design
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 147 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.45% 61.51% 55.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 94
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% +35.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Network Design
South East

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware