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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 320 347 342
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Design 89 77 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 23
Average daily rate
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£413 £469 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £575 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 £77.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.25% +84.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 +11 21 £475 - 8
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 136 (68.00%) Cisco
2 105 (52.50%) Firewall
3 89 (44.50%) WAN
4 73 (36.50%) LAN
5 70 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (27.00%) BGP
7 52 (26.00%) Telecoms
8 48 (24.00%) Windows
9 47 (23.50%) Network Architecture
10 46 (23.00%) OSPF
10 46 (23.00%) CheckPoint
11 44 (22.00%) CCNP
12 40 (20.00%) Finance
13 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
13 39 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (17.50%) Network Security
15 33 (16.50%) EIGRP
16 30 (15.00%) Internet
16 30 (15.00%) Juniper
16 30 (15.00%) VPN
17 28 (14.00%) HP
17 28 (14.00%) VMware
18 27 (13.50%) MPLS
19 26 (13.00%) CCIE
19 26 (13.00%) CCNA
19 26 (13.00%) TCP/IP
19 26 (13.00%) Migration
20 25 (12.50%) IP Telephony
20 25 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
20 25 (12.50%) Network Monitoring

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (5.50%) MS Exchange
1 11 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.00%) Lync
3 5 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.00%) IIS
4 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.00%) MS Office
3 5 (2.50%) MS Project
4 3 (1.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (52.50%) Firewall
2 89 (44.50%) WAN
3 73 (36.50%) LAN
4 54 (27.00%) BGP
5 46 (23.00%) OSPF
6 39 (19.50%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (17.50%) Network Security
8 33 (16.50%) EIGRP
9 30 (15.00%) Internet
9 30 (15.00%) VPN
10 27 (13.50%) MPLS
11 26 (13.00%) TCP/IP
12 25 (12.50%) IP Telephony
12 25 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (10.50%) DNS
13 21 (10.50%) IPsec
14 20 (10.00%) Extranet
15 19 (9.50%) SAN
16 17 (8.50%) DHCP
16 17 (8.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.00%) DB2
5 2 (1.00%) MySQL
5 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
General
1 52 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 40 (20.00%) Finance
3 19 (9.50%) Retail
4 16 (8.00%) Banking
5 11 (5.50%) Legal
6 8 (4.00%) Marketing
7 7 (3.50%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.50%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.50%) Law
9 3 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.00%) Russian Language
10 2 (1.00%) Publishing
10 2 (1.00%) Games
11 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (34.50%) Architect
2 60 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.50%) Network Architect
4 24 (12.00%) Consultant
5 21 (10.50%) Security Architect
6 13 (6.50%) Network Consultant
7 10 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (5.00%) Analyst
7 10 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (4.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (3.50%) Information Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (3.50%) Network Security Architect
11 6 (3.00%) Network Design Consultant
11 6 (3.00%) Network Design Architect
11 6 (3.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.50%) SOAP
2 4 (2.00%) SAP PI
2 4 (2.00%) Middleware
3 3 (1.50%) CSS
4 2 (1.00%) RESTful
4 2 (1.00%) JSON
4 2 (1.00%) JMS
4 2 (1.00%) HTML
4 2 (1.00%) JSP
4 2 (1.00%) Servlets
4 2 (1.00%) Web Services
4 2 (1.00%) XML
4 2 (1.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.50%) Clustering
1 5 (2.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.00%) PKI
2 4 (2.00%) NHS
3 3 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.00%) iPad
4 2 (1.00%) Social Network
4 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.00%) CESG
4 2 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.00%) Equities
4 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.50%) Replication
5 1 (0.50%) SecurID
5 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.50%) Statistics
5 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.00%) Windows
2 17 (8.50%) Linux
3 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.00%) UNIX
5 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.00%) Solaris
10 1 (0.50%) CentOS
10 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.50%) Network Architecture
2 26 (13.00%) Migration
3 25 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 24 (12.00%) ITIL
5 16 (8.00%) Network Management
6 15 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.00%) Project Management
8 11 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.50%) Validation
9 10 (5.00%) Information Security
10 9 (4.50%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (4.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.50%) Network Planning
12 7 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (3.00%) Change Control
13 6 (3.00%) Load Balancing
13 6 (3.00%) Asset Management
13 6 (3.00%) Workflow
13 6 (3.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.00%) SQL
2 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.50%) Java
4 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (22.00%) CCNP
3 26 (13.00%) CCIE
3 26 (13.00%) CCNA
4 17 (8.50%) Security Cleared
5 16 (8.00%) CCDP
6 14 (7.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.00%) Degree
7 10 (5.00%) CISSP
7 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.00%) CNA
8 8 (4.00%) Novell Certification
8 8 (4.00%) GCIA
8 8 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (4.00%) GIAC
9 7 (3.50%) MCSE
10 6 (3.00%) CCDA
11 5 (2.50%) CCVP
11 5 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 12 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.50%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.00%) HDFS
6 2 (1.00%) XenApp
6 2 (1.00%) NFS
6 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) IAG
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.50%) SCCM
2 9 (4.50%) SCOM
3 4 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (2.00%) SCDPM
3 4 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.50%) Control-M
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.50%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 136 (68.00%) Cisco
2 46 (23.00%) CheckPoint
3 39 (19.50%) Microsoft
4 30 (15.00%) Juniper
5 28 (14.00%) HP
5 28 (14.00%) VMware
6 16 (8.00%) F5
7 13 (6.50%) Citrix
8 11 (5.50%) Blue Coat
9 9 (4.50%) NetApp
10 8 (4.00%) IBM
10 8 (4.00%) Symantec
10 8 (4.00%) McAfee
11 7 (3.50%) EMC
12 6 (3.00%) Sun
12 6 (3.00%) Nokia
12 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.50%) Nortel
13 5 (2.50%) Brocade
14 4 (2.00%) Lumension
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £498 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 9 days ago