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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 371 360 388
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 31 45 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 7
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +27.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £338 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £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
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
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 £270 £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 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 May 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 29 May 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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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 +7 2 £455 -9.00% 4
Enfield - 1 £450 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 36 (57.14%) Cisco
3 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (38.10%) Network Security
5 20 (31.75%) CheckPoint
6 16 (25.40%) Juniper
6 16 (25.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (23.81%) Wireless
7 15 (23.81%) Finance
8 14 (22.22%) CCNP
8 14 (22.22%) LAN
9 12 (19.05%) WAN
9 12 (19.05%) CCIE
9 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 11 (17.46%) MPLS
11 10 (15.87%) F5
12 9 (14.29%) Migration
12 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 9 (14.29%) Blue Coat
13 8 (12.70%) CCNA
13 8 (12.70%) VPN
14 7 (11.11%) ITIL
14 7 (11.11%) CISSP
15 6 (9.52%) BGP
15 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
15 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
15 6 (9.52%) HP
15 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
16 5 (7.94%) GPG13

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (1.59%) Lync
1 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 24 (38.10%) Network Security
3 16 (25.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (23.81%) Wireless
5 14 (22.22%) LAN
6 12 (19.05%) WAN
7 11 (17.46%) MPLS
8 8 (12.70%) VPN
9 6 (9.52%) BGP
9 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.94%) OSPF
11 4 (6.35%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
12 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (4.76%) WLAN
12 3 (4.76%) DMZ
13 2 (3.17%) IGRP
13 2 (3.17%) DOCSIS
13 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Games
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) STB
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) CentOS
2 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.29%) Migration
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.35%) Information Security
5 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.35%) Change Control
6 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.76%) Network Design
7 2 (3.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.17%) Security Management
7 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.59%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.59%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (22.22%) CCNP
3 12 (19.05%) CCIE
4 8 (12.70%) CCNA
5 7 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.76%) HP MASE
8 1 (1.59%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CCSA
8 1 (1.59%) CCSE
8 1 (1.59%) CCDA
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) GPG13
1 5 (7.94%) PCI DSS
1 5 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Snort
2 4 (6.35%) Squid
3 3 (4.76%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.59%) OSSEC
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (57.14%) Cisco
2 20 (31.75%) CheckPoint
3 16 (25.40%) Juniper
4 10 (15.87%) F5
5 9 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 6 (9.52%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Sourcefire
7 5 (7.94%) Remedy
8 4 (6.35%) Websense
8 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.35%) ScanSafe
9 3 (4.76%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.76%) Prolexic
9 3 (4.76%) BT
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix
10 2 (3.17%) EMC
10 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.17%) VMware
10 2 (3.17%) Fortinet