The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 347 392 401
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 53 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £305 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £487 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Network Consultant
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +27 12 £500 +25.00% 2
Hayes - - - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 62 (69.66%) Cisco
2 41 (46.07%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (33.71%) CCNP
3 30 (33.71%) Firewall
4 28 (31.46%) WAN
4 28 (31.46%) F5
5 26 (29.21%) LAN
6 25 (28.09%) Network Security
7 22 (24.72%) CheckPoint
7 22 (24.72%) OSPF
7 22 (24.72%) BGP
8 21 (23.60%) HP
8 21 (23.60%) Juniper
9 18 (20.22%) CCIE
10 17 (19.10%) Wireless
11 16 (17.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (16.85%) Finance
13 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
13 13 (14.61%) Load Balancing
14 12 (13.48%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (13.48%) Aruba
14 12 (13.48%) Migration
15 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
15 11 (12.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (12.36%) Blue Coat
15 11 (12.36%) Network Design
16 10 (11.24%) VPN
16 10 (11.24%) Citrix
16 10 (11.24%) MPLS

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (7.87%) IIS
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.12%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.12%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (33.71%) Firewall
2 28 (31.46%) WAN
3 26 (29.21%) LAN
4 25 (28.09%) Network Security
5 22 (24.72%) OSPF
5 22 (24.72%) BGP
6 17 (19.10%) Wireless
7 16 (17.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (13.48%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
10 11 (12.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (11.24%) VPN
11 10 (11.24%) MPLS
12 9 (10.11%) VoIP
13 8 (8.99%) NetScaler
13 8 (8.99%) WLAN
13 8 (8.99%) SAN
14 7 (7.87%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (7.87%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.74%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Law
4 3 (3.37%) Local Government
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.12%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) LAMP
2 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.49%) Psychology
2 4 (4.49%) Economics
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.12%) CESG
3 1 (1.12%) GIS
3 1 (1.12%) Statistics
3 1 (1.12%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.62%) UNIX
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) Load Balancing
2 12 (13.48%) Migration
3 11 (12.36%) Network Design
4 9 (10.11%) Network Management
5 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.74%) Network Architecture
6 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (4.49%) Analytics
8 4 (4.49%) Market Research
8 4 (4.49%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.37%) ITIL
10 2 (2.25%) Change Control
10 2 (2.25%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.25%) Project Management
11 1 (1.12%) Change Management
11 1 (1.12%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.12%) Information Security
11 1 (1.12%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Perl
3 2 (2.25%) Ruby
3 2 (2.25%) C
3 2 (2.25%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (46.07%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (33.71%) CCNP
3 18 (20.22%) CCIE
4 5 (5.62%) CCSE
4 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) ACSP
5 4 (4.49%) HP ASE
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 3 (3.37%) CCDP
6 3 (3.37%) CISSP
6 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.12%) CCSA
8 1 (1.12%) CCVP
8 1 (1.12%) CCSP
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) COBIT
2 1 (1.12%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) Snort
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.74%) BladeLogic
3 5 (5.62%) OpenView
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (4.49%) Cacti
4 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (4.49%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.25%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.12%) DameWare
6 1 (1.12%) OVSD
Vendors
1 62 (69.66%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) F5
3 22 (24.72%) CheckPoint
4 21 (23.60%) HP
4 21 (23.60%) Juniper
5 12 (13.48%) Aruba
6 11 (12.36%) Blue Coat
7 10 (11.24%) Citrix
8 9 (10.11%) VMware
9 7 (7.87%) Nokia
9 7 (7.87%) Riverbed
10 6 (6.74%) SonicWALL
10 6 (6.74%) BMC
10 6 (6.74%) McAfee
11 5 (5.62%) Oracle
11 5 (5.62%) Brocade
11 5 (5.62%) Meraki
12 4 (4.49%) AirMagnet
12 4 (4.49%) Polycom
12 4 (4.49%) NETGEAR
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