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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 88 101 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing Network Design 14 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 0.31% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.37% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £360 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
West Yorkshire

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
1164 1362 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 85.02% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 953 512
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (44.83%) CCNP
4 11 (37.93%) Identity Management
4 11 (37.93%) Risk Management
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
4 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (37.93%) Protective Monitoring
4 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) Information Security
5 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (27.59%) OSPF
5 8 (27.59%) EIGRP
6 7 (24.14%) BGP
6 7 (24.14%) CISSP
6 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (24.14%) WLAN
6 7 (24.14%) CESG
6 7 (24.14%) CRISC
6 7 (24.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (20.69%) F5
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (20.69%) HP
7 6 (20.69%) DMZ
8 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (17.24%) TippingPoint

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 (3.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (27.59%) EIGRP
1 8 (27.59%) OSPF
2 7 (24.14%) BGP
2 7 (24.14%) WLAN
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (20.69%) DMZ
4 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) Network Security
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) DNS
6 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) SSL
7 2 (6.90%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) Broadband
8 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Architect
3 11 (37.93%) Security Architect
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Expert
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Designer
8 2 (6.90%) Network Designer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Expert
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Designer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Designer
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) CESG
3 3 (10.34%) DataPower
4 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (37.93%) Identity Management
1 11 (37.93%) Protective Monitoring
1 11 (37.93%) Risk Management
1 11 (37.93%) Security Operations
1 11 (37.93%) TOGAF
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) SFIA
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.45%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.90%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (24.14%) CISSP
3 7 (24.14%) CRISC
4 4 (13.79%) CCDP
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) vCloud
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (10.34%) OPNET
2 2 (6.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) F5
2 6 (20.69%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) TippingPoint
4 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.34%) BMC
5 3 (10.34%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) Motorola
5 3 (10.34%) Splunk
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL