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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 359 340 323
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Contract jobs citing Network Design 77 84 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.45% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 70
Median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £49.19 £16.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+198.12% -68.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
18121 18873 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.49% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13026 13477 14336
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 233 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 13 £540 +25.58% 3
New Malden - 4 - -
Croydon - 2 £438 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 105 (45.45%) Cisco
2 94 (40.69%) Firewall
3 64 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (25.54%) WAN
5 58 (25.11%) Data Centre
6 52 (22.51%) CCNP
7 48 (20.78%) TCP/IP
8 45 (19.48%) Network Security
9 44 (19.05%) Juniper
10 43 (18.61%) LAN
11 38 (16.45%) Finance
11 38 (16.45%) Windows
12 37 (16.02%) F5
13 35 (15.15%) Load Balancing
14 33 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 33 (14.29%) Linux
15 32 (13.85%) Change Management
16 31 (13.42%) Wireless
17 30 (12.99%) VPN
17 30 (12.99%) CheckPoint
18 29 (12.55%) VMware
19 28 (12.12%) Migration
20 27 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (10.82%) Telecoms
21 25 (10.82%) SC Cleared
21 25 (10.82%) Palo Alto
22 24 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
22 24 (10.39%) Information Security
22 24 (10.39%) SQL
23 23 (9.96%) Amazon AWS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.60%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.16%) ArcGIS
2 5 (2.16%) Smallworld
3 4 (1.73%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.87%) CMS
4 2 (0.87%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.90%) MS Office
2 8 (3.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.46%) Office 365
3 4 (1.73%) PaaS
3 4 (1.73%) SaaS
4 3 (1.30%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (40.69%) Firewall
2 59 (25.54%) WAN
3 48 (20.78%) TCP/IP
4 45 (19.48%) Network Security
5 43 (18.61%) LAN
6 31 (13.42%) Wireless
7 30 (12.99%) VPN
8 24 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (9.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (8.66%) IPsec
10 20 (8.66%) VoIP
11 19 (8.23%) BGP
11 19 (8.23%) DNS
12 16 (6.93%) MPLS
13 15 (6.49%) OSPF
14 13 (5.63%) Multicast
14 13 (5.63%) VLAN
14 13 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (5.19%) DHCP
16 10 (4.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.46%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.16%) MySQL
2 5 (2.16%) QGIS
3 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (1.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.87%) GIS
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.16%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (16.45%) Finance
2 25 (10.82%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.23%) Legal
4 16 (6.93%) Law
5 15 (6.49%) Financial Institution
6 14 (6.06%) Retail
7 10 (4.33%) Banking
8 7 (3.03%) Back Office
9 6 (2.60%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.73%) Front Office
10 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.87%) Billing
13 1 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (33.33%) Architect
2 69 (29.87%) Network Engineer
3 41 (17.75%) Network Architect
4 24 (10.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (8.66%) Security Architect
6 17 (7.36%) Design Engineer
7 13 (5.63%) Network Design Engineer
7 13 (5.63%) Network Security Architect
8 11 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (4.76%) Consultant
8 11 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (3.46%) Analyst
9 8 (3.46%) Applications Architect
9 8 (3.46%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (3.46%) Network Consultant
10 7 (3.03%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.03%) Wireless Architect
11 6 (2.60%) Cisco Architect
11 6 (2.60%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.63%) Web Services
2 10 (4.33%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.33%) CSS
3 9 (3.90%) HTML
3 9 (3.90%) XML
3 9 (3.90%) XSLT
4 8 (3.46%) .NET
4 8 (3.46%) HTML5
4 8 (3.46%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (2.60%) Node.js
6 5 (2.16%) Akka
6 5 (2.16%) Play Framework
6 5 (2.16%) REST
6 5 (2.16%) spray
6 5 (2.16%) Spring
6 5 (2.16%) Symfony
7 4 (1.73%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.11%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.19%) PKI
3 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.90%) YubiKey
5 7 (3.03%) BYOD
5 7 (3.03%) Equities
5 7 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 7 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.16%) CMDB
6 5 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.30%) Fintech
7 3 (1.30%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.45%) Windows
2 33 (14.29%) Linux
3 18 (7.79%) Unix
4 12 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.87%) SUSE
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.15%) Load Balancing
2 32 (13.85%) Change Management
3 28 (12.12%) Migration
4 27 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.39%) Information Security
6 22 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 20 (8.66%) Change Control
7 20 (8.66%) ITIL
8 19 (8.23%) Network Management
9 17 (7.36%) Network Architecture
10 16 (6.93%) Capacity Management
11 13 (5.63%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (5.63%) Threat Detection
12 12 (5.19%) Risk Management
12 12 (5.19%) Time Management
12 12 (5.19%) TOGAF
13 11 (4.76%) Asset Management
13 11 (4.76%) Project Management
13 11 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.39%) SQL
2 15 (6.49%) PHP
3 13 (5.63%) Python
4 12 (5.19%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.46%) C#
5 8 (3.46%) C++
6 6 (2.60%) Java
7 4 (1.73%) Scala
8 2 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (22.51%) CCNP
3 33 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 25 (10.82%) SC Cleared
5 21 (9.09%) CISSP
6 15 (6.49%) CCIE
7 14 (6.06%) CCDP
7 14 (6.06%) CCNA
7 14 (6.06%) GIAC
8 12 (5.19%) JNCIA
8 12 (5.19%) JNCIS
9 10 (4.33%) SANS
10 7 (3.03%) CISM
10 7 (3.03%) CNA
10 7 (3.03%) GCIA
10 7 (3.03%) GCIH
10 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (3.03%) Novell Certification
11 6 (2.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 22 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.60%) Docker
3 6 (2.60%) vSphere
3 6 (2.60%) XenApp
4 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.73%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.87%) Firmware
7 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.87%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.43%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.43%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.43%) vCloud
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (7.36%) Puppet
2 12 (5.19%) Nagios
3 7 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (3.03%) OpenView
4 6 (2.60%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.16%) OPNET
6 4 (1.73%) EnCase
7 3 (1.30%) Nessus
7 3 (1.30%) SCCM
7 3 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.87%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.87%) WSUS
9 1 (0.43%) Ansible
9 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.43%) Cacti
9 1 (0.43%) Legato
9 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (45.45%) Cisco
2 44 (19.05%) Juniper
3 37 (16.02%) F5
4 30 (12.99%) CheckPoint
5 29 (12.55%) VMware
6 25 (10.82%) Palo Alto
7 17 (7.36%) HP
7 17 (7.36%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.93%) Citrix
9 14 (6.06%) Riverbed
10 11 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
11 10 (4.33%) Aruba
11 10 (4.33%) Meraki
11 10 (4.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.03%) Sun
13 6 (2.60%) Huawei
13 6 (2.60%) Infoblox
14 5 (2.16%) IBM
14 5 (2.16%) Oracle
15 4 (1.73%) Sybase
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