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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 81 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Network Design 6 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.75% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.87% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 8
Median daily rate £430 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £580 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
963 1386 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.70% 86.63% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 924 655
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.66 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (42.86%) CCNP
4 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (28.57%) OSPF
5 6 (28.57%) BGP
6 5 (23.81%) WLAN
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
7 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) CESG
7 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 4 (19.05%) DMZ
7 4 (19.05%) CISSP
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
7 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (19.05%) TippingPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) CRISC

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 (4.76%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 6 (28.57%) BGP
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (28.57%) OSPF
3 5 (23.81%) WLAN
4 4 (19.05%) DMZ
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (9.52%) MPLS
5 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Expert
7 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Expert
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CESG
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) DataPower
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
3 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Design
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 3 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (19.05%) CISSP
3 4 (19.05%) CRISC
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCDP
5 2 (9.52%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (9.52%) OPNET
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) TippingPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.52%) BMC
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Motorola
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Brocade
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) VMware