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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 325 350 366
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +16
Contract jobs citing Network Design 83 62 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 45 23
Average daily rate
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£458 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £590 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £29.00 £31.88 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.01% -20.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £30.38 £38.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £33.38 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -11.25%
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
18036 18101 18346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.81% 79.00% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12847 12769 12670
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 229 280
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.10 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 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 +4 17 £498 +10.66% 3
Ilford - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 105 (62.87%) Cisco
2 74 (44.31%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (34.13%) Data Centre
4 50 (29.94%) LAN
5 48 (28.74%) Firewall
6 47 (28.14%) WAN
7 45 (26.95%) Wireless
8 44 (26.35%) CCNP
9 43 (25.75%) Finance
10 41 (24.55%) Juniper
11 36 (21.56%) MPLS
11 36 (21.56%) Windows
12 31 (18.56%) Network Security
13 28 (16.77%) TCP/IP
14 27 (16.17%) CheckPoint
15 26 (15.57%) CCIE
15 26 (15.57%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (14.97%) BGP
17 24 (14.37%) Linux
18 23 (13.77%) SAN
18 23 (13.77%) Load Balancing
18 23 (13.77%) Cisco IOS
18 23 (13.77%) F5
19 22 (13.17%) Degree
19 22 (13.17%) VPN
19 22 (13.17%) VoIP
20 21 (12.57%) OSPF
20 21 (12.57%) Cisco Nexus
21 19 (11.38%) ITIL
21 19 (11.38%) Banking

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.59%) Lync
3 5 (2.99%) IIS
4 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.80%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (3.59%) MS Office
2 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.80%) Yammer
3 2 (1.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.94%) LAN
2 48 (28.74%) Firewall
3 47 (28.14%) WAN
4 45 (26.95%) Wireless
5 36 (21.56%) MPLS
6 31 (18.56%) Network Security
7 28 (16.77%) TCP/IP
8 26 (15.57%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (14.97%) BGP
10 23 (13.77%) SAN
10 23 (13.77%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (13.17%) VPN
11 22 (13.17%) VoIP
12 21 (12.57%) OSPF
12 21 (12.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (10.78%) IPsec
14 17 (10.18%) Internet
14 17 (10.18%) Multicast
15 16 (9.58%) Ethernet
16 15 (8.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) MySQL
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (1.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Ant
2 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Banking
3 13 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.19%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Retail
6 3 (1.80%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (33.53%) Network Engineer
2 42 (25.15%) Architect
3 22 (13.17%) Network Architect
4 14 (8.38%) Design Engineer
4 14 (8.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 12 (7.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (7.19%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.19%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (3.59%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (2.99%) SharePoint Specialist
9 5 (2.99%) Project Manager
9 5 (2.99%) Consultant
10 4 (2.40%) Network Consultant
10 4 (2.40%) Technical Design Authority
10 4 (2.40%) Storage Architect
10 4 (2.40%) Senior Design Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Senior Network Design Engineer
11 3 (1.80%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.79%) XML
1 8 (4.79%) Middleware
2 6 (3.59%) SOAP
3 5 (2.99%) Struts
3 5 (2.99%) Velocity
3 5 (2.99%) jQuery
3 5 (2.99%) Spring
3 5 (2.99%) Ajax
3 5 (2.99%) XMPP
3 5 (2.99%) .NET
3 5 (2.99%) J2EE
3 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.99%) CSS
4 4 (2.40%) MEAP
5 3 (1.80%) JSON
5 3 (1.80%) REST
5 3 (1.80%) WSRP
5 3 (1.80%) Web Services
6 2 (1.20%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.60%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 57 (34.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.99%) User Experience
2 10 (5.99%) iPad
3 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.40%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.80%) IPTV
7 3 (1.80%) Spread Betting
8 2 (1.20%) PKI
8 2 (1.20%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.20%) BBC
8 2 (1.20%) NHS
8 2 (1.20%) Eurex
8 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.56%) Windows
2 24 (14.37%) Linux
3 12 (7.19%) Android
4 10 (5.99%) UNIX
5 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.19%) Solaris
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.40%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.80%) CentOS
9 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.77%) Load Balancing
2 19 (11.38%) ITIL
3 16 (9.58%) Network Architecture
4 13 (7.78%) Project Management
4 13 (7.78%) Network Planning
5 12 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.59%) Migration
7 10 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.99%) Low Latency
8 9 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.79%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (4.79%) Network Management
10 7 (4.19%) Change Control
10 7 (4.19%) SDLC
10 7 (4.19%) Release Management
10 7 (4.19%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.19%) E-Commerce
11 6 (3.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.59%) SQL
2 8 (4.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.59%) Java
4 5 (2.99%) C#
5 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.60%) Python
6 1 (0.60%) Lisp
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (44.31%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (26.35%) CCNP
3 26 (15.57%) CCIE
4 22 (13.17%) Degree
5 13 (7.78%) CCNA
6 11 (6.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.19%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.40%) CCSA
9 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.80%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.80%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.20%) Postgraduate
11 2 (1.20%) CCDP
12 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.60%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.99%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.39%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.99%) vSphere
5 5 (2.99%) Firmware
6 4 (2.40%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.80%) NFS
7 3 (1.80%) IAG
7 3 (1.80%) vCloud
8 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.59%) Control-M
1 6 (3.59%) BladeLogic
1 6 (3.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.99%) RANCID
3 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.80%) Puppet
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.20%) SCCM
5 2 (1.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.60%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 105 (62.87%) Cisco
2 41 (24.55%) Juniper
3 27 (16.17%) CheckPoint
4 23 (13.77%) F5
5 18 (10.78%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.58%) VMware
7 14 (8.38%) Brocade
7 14 (8.38%) Oracle
8 13 (7.78%) Symantec
9 12 (7.19%) Nokia
9 12 (7.19%) HP
9 12 (7.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 11 (6.59%) Citrix
11 10 (5.99%) Blue Coat
12 9 (5.39%) Avaya
12 9 (5.39%) Nortel
13 8 (4.79%) Infoblox
14 6 (3.59%) Huawei
14 6 (3.59%) CA
15 5 (2.99%) Dell
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