The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 36 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Management 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.70% - 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£450 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £334 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -55.12%
Network Management
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
204 167 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.08% 62.78% 58.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 98 111
Average daily rate £350 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Network Management
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 Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Dartford - 2 £450 -
Faversham - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) VMware

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds