The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Rank 84 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.36% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.43% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £500 £363 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +2.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £435 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +24.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +100.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
918 1167 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.53% 84.69% 86.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 819 670
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.37 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (9.09%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
2 2 (18.18%) FCoE
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) NX-OS
3 1 (9.09%) DWDM
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) OSPF
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) CAD Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet