The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills 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 Design over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 329 305 331
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Contract jobs citing Network Design 69 86 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 24
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£410 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.35% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-51.08% +2.22%
Network Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16730 17174 15442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.79% 78.57% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11866 11744 10840
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 253
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £70.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Design
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 Design within the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 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 20 £413 -8.33% 16
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 122 (70.93%) Cisco
2 78 (45.35%) Firewall
3 62 (36.05%) WAN
4 57 (33.14%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (30.81%) LAN
6 46 (26.74%) BGP
7 44 (25.58%) Telecoms
8 41 (23.84%) CheckPoint
8 41 (23.84%) Windows
9 40 (23.26%) CCNP
10 38 (22.09%) OSPF
10 38 (22.09%) Network Architecture
11 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
12 35 (20.35%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (19.77%) TCP/IP
14 33 (19.19%) EIGRP
15 32 (18.60%) Juniper
15 32 (18.60%) Finance
16 30 (17.44%) VMware
16 30 (17.44%) Internet
16 30 (17.44%) VPN
17 26 (15.12%) HP
17 26 (15.12%) MPLS
18 24 (13.95%) IPsec
19 23 (13.37%) Network Security
20 22 (12.79%) Network Monitoring
21 21 (12.21%) Banking
22 20 (11.63%) SSL
22 20 (11.63%) CCNA
22 20 (11.63%) ITIL

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.07%) IIS
4 5 (2.91%) Lync
5 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.16%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) IaaS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (45.35%) Firewall
2 62 (36.05%) WAN
3 53 (30.81%) LAN
4 46 (26.74%) BGP
5 38 (22.09%) OSPF
6 35 (20.35%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (19.77%) TCP/IP
8 33 (19.19%) EIGRP
9 30 (17.44%) Internet
9 30 (17.44%) VPN
10 26 (15.12%) MPLS
11 24 (13.95%) IPsec
12 23 (13.37%) Network Security
13 20 (11.63%) SSL
14 19 (11.05%) IP Telephony
15 18 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (10.47%) SAN
16 16 (9.30%) Multicast
17 14 (8.14%) DNS
17 14 (8.14%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 44 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 32 (18.60%) Finance
3 21 (12.21%) Banking
4 14 (8.14%) Retail
5 12 (6.98%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.07%) Legal
7 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.91%) Marketing
7 5 (2.91%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.74%) Law
9 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.16%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (33.14%) Network Engineer
2 54 (31.40%) Architect
3 20 (11.63%) Network Architect
4 16 (9.30%) Security Architect
5 11 (6.40%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.81%) Consultant
7 6 (3.49%) Analyst
7 6 (3.49%) Technical Architect
8 5 (2.91%) Telecoms Consultant
8 5 (2.91%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (2.91%) SharePoint Specialist
8 5 (2.91%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (2.91%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (2.91%) IT Consultant
8 5 (2.91%) IT Sales Consultant
8 5 (2.91%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (2.33%) Network Support
9 4 (2.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.07%) SOAP
2 6 (3.49%) CSS
3 5 (2.91%) jQuery
3 5 (2.91%) Velocity
3 5 (2.91%) .NET
3 5 (2.91%) J2EE
3 5 (2.91%) Struts
3 5 (2.91%) XML
3 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.91%) Spring
3 5 (2.91%) Ajax
4 3 (1.74%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.16%) WSRP
6 1 (0.58%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (2.91%) iPad
2 5 (2.91%) NHS
2 5 (2.91%) Clustering
3 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.74%) User Experience
4 3 (1.74%) Spread Betting
4 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.74%) PKI
5 2 (1.16%) CESG
5 2 (1.16%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
6 1 (0.58%) BBC
6 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.58%) Equities
6 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.84%) Windows
2 19 (11.05%) Linux
3 14 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.91%) UNIX
7 3 (1.74%) Solaris
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) Android
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.09%) Network Architecture
2 22 (12.79%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (11.63%) ITIL
4 18 (10.47%) Migration
5 15 (8.72%) Network Planning
5 15 (8.72%) Project Management
6 14 (8.14%) Network Management
7 9 (5.23%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.23%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.23%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.23%) Validation
8 7 (4.07%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.07%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (4.07%) Release Management
9 6 (3.49%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.49%) Product Management
9 6 (3.49%) DevOps
9 6 (3.49%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) SQL
2 6 (3.49%) Java
3 5 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.91%) C#
4 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (33.14%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (23.26%) CCNP
3 20 (11.63%) CCNA
4 19 (11.05%) CCIE
4 19 (11.05%) Security Cleared
5 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.98%) Degree
7 7 (4.07%) MCSE
8 5 (2.91%) CCDP
8 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.74%) CCDA
9 3 (1.74%) ISEB
9 3 (1.74%) CCSA
10 2 (1.16%) GCIA
10 2 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.16%) CCVP
10 2 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.16%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.07%) vSphere
4 7 (4.07%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.91%) Firmware
6 4 (2.33%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.74%) vCloud
8 2 (1.16%) NFS
8 2 (1.16%) IAG
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) SCCM
2 7 (4.07%) SCOM
3 4 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.33%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.33%) Puppet
3 4 (2.33%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.74%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.58%) Control-M
5 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 122 (70.93%) Cisco
2 41 (23.84%) CheckPoint
3 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
4 32 (18.60%) Juniper
5 30 (17.44%) VMware
6 26 (15.12%) HP
7 14 (8.14%) F5
8 10 (5.81%) IBM
8 10 (5.81%) Brocade
8 10 (5.81%) Blue Coat
9 9 (5.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 8 (4.65%) Citrix
10 8 (4.65%) Symantec
11 7 (4.07%) EMC
12 6 (3.49%) NetApp
12 6 (3.49%) Nokia
12 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.91%) SAP
13 5 (2.91%) ATG
13 5 (2.91%) Endeca
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