The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 373 403 383
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 41 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.65% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London +13 6 £475 +31.48% 1
Chiswick - - - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 60 (69.77%) Cisco
2 40 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (39.53%) Firewall
4 33 (38.37%) CCNP
5 28 (32.56%) F5
6 24 (27.91%) Network Security
7 23 (26.74%) Juniper
7 23 (26.74%) WAN
8 22 (25.58%) CheckPoint
9 21 (24.42%) LAN
9 21 (24.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (23.26%) OSPF
10 20 (23.26%) BGP
11 19 (22.09%) HP
12 18 (20.93%) CCIE
13 17 (19.77%) Migration
13 17 (19.77%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (17.44%) Finance
15 14 (16.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 13 (15.12%) Network Design
16 13 (15.12%) Wireless
16 13 (15.12%) VPN
17 11 (12.79%) Load Balancing
18 10 (11.63%) Aruba
18 10 (11.63%) VMware
18 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
18 10 (11.63%) MPLS
19 9 (10.47%) EIGRP
19 9 (10.47%) Citrix
20 8 (9.30%) NetScaler

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.16%) Lync
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.16%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Office
1 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (39.53%) Firewall
2 24 (27.91%) Network Security
3 23 (26.74%) WAN
4 21 (24.42%) LAN
4 21 (24.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (23.26%) OSPF
5 20 (23.26%) BGP
6 17 (19.77%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (16.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (15.12%) Wireless
8 13 (15.12%) VPN
9 10 (11.63%) MPLS
10 9 (10.47%) EIGRP
11 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
11 8 (9.30%) NetScaler
12 7 (8.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (8.14%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (8.14%) VLAN
12 7 (8.14%) IPsec
12 7 (8.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Local Government
4 3 (3.49%) Law
5 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 2 (2.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) International Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Economics
1 4 (4.65%) Psychology
2 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.49%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.16%) iPad
3 1 (1.16%) SecurID
3 1 (1.16%) Statistics
3 1 (1.16%) GIS
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.16%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) UNIX
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) Migration
2 13 (15.12%) Network Design
3 11 (12.79%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.14%) Network Architecture
4 7 (8.14%) Network Management
5 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.81%) Market Research
7 4 (4.65%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.65%) ITIL
7 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.65%) Analytics
8 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.33%) Project Management
9 2 (2.33%) DevOps
10 1 (1.16%) Cyber Security
10 1 (1.16%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.16%) Change Control
10 1 (1.16%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.16%) B2B
10 1 (1.16%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Perl
3 3 (3.49%) R
4 2 (2.33%) C
4 2 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (38.37%) CCNP
3 18 (20.93%) CCIE
4 5 (5.81%) CCDP
4 5 (5.81%) CCSE
5 4 (4.65%) CCNA
5 4 (4.65%) HP ASE
5 4 (4.65%) ACSP
6 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.49%) CISSP
6 3 (3.49%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.16%) CCSA
8 1 (1.16%) CCVP
8 1 (1.16%) CCSP
8 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.16%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) COBIT
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) GPG13
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) Snort
3 1 (1.16%) Squid
3 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) BladeLogic
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.49%) RANCID
2 3 (3.49%) OpenNMS
2 3 (3.49%) OpenView
3 2 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.33%) Cacti
4 1 (1.16%) DameWare
4 1 (1.16%) OVSD
Vendors
1 60 (69.77%) Cisco
2 28 (32.56%) F5
3 23 (26.74%) Juniper
4 22 (25.58%) CheckPoint
5 19 (22.09%) HP
6 10 (11.63%) VMware
6 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.63%) Aruba
7 9 (10.47%) Citrix
8 5 (5.81%) Nokia
8 5 (5.81%) Dell
8 5 (5.81%) SonicWALL
8 5 (5.81%) NETGEAR
8 5 (5.81%) Meraki
9 4 (4.65%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.65%) AirMagnet
9 4 (4.65%) BMC
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle
9 4 (4.65%) Motorola
10 3 (3.49%) Symantec
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