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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 392 365 394
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 32 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 12
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£381 £450 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £338 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £514 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 - £32.75
Network Consultant
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
21452 21293 21611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.95% 92.92% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14988 14746 14660
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 385 467
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -16 2 £455 -9.00% 3
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 35 (59.32%) Firewall
2 34 (57.63%) Cisco
3 23 (38.98%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (27.12%) Wireless
6 15 (25.42%) Network Security
6 15 (25.42%) LAN
7 13 (22.03%) Finance
7 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
7 13 (22.03%) WAN
8 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (18.64%) MPLS
9 11 (18.64%) ITIL
9 11 (18.64%) CCIE
9 11 (18.64%) CCNP
9 11 (18.64%) Juniper
10 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
11 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
11 9 (15.25%) Migration
12 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.56%) F5
13 7 (11.86%) Change Control
13 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
14 6 (10.17%) Windows
14 6 (10.17%) VPN
14 6 (10.17%) CISSP
15 5 (8.47%) BGP
15 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
15 5 (8.47%) Linux
15 5 (8.47%) HP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (27.12%) Wireless
4 15 (25.42%) Network Security
4 15 (25.42%) LAN
5 13 (22.03%) WAN
6 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (18.64%) MPLS
8 6 (10.17%) VPN
9 5 (8.47%) BGP
9 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
10 4 (6.78%) OSPF
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (5.08%) DMZ
11 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
11 3 (5.08%) IGRP
11 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
12 2 (3.39%) WLAN
12 2 (3.39%) DHCP
12 2 (3.39%) DOCSIS
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) STB
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Debian
3 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) CentOS
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
2 9 (15.25%) Migration
3 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
4 7 (11.86%) Change Control
5 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.78%) Network Design
6 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.39%) Security Management
7 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.69%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (1.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.69%) Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (1.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.64%) CCIE
2 11 (18.64%) CCNP
3 6 (10.17%) CISSP
4 5 (8.47%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) CCSA
5 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCSE
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) CCDA
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.39%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) Squid
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) Nmap
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.69%) OSSEC
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) Cisco
2 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
3 11 (18.64%) Juniper
4 8 (13.56%) F5
5 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.47%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.78%) ScanSafe
7 3 (5.08%) Prolexic
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.08%) Remedy
7 3 (5.08%) BT
8 2 (3.39%) Varonis
8 2 (3.39%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.39%) VMware
8 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.69%) Brocade
9 1 (1.69%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.69%) Trend Micro
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