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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 308 362 330
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -32
Contract jobs citing Network Design 132 72 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.38% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 49 68
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £750 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -0.09%
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
19732 19199 19904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.03% 83.22% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14121 13782 14102
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 218 250
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +39 30 £440 +10.00% 2
Croydon - 4 £425 - 1
Westminster - 3 £388 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 126 (46.84%) Cisco
1 126 (46.84%) Firewall
2 86 (31.97%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (30.48%) WAN
4 69 (25.65%) Juniper
5 60 (22.30%) Network Security
6 57 (21.19%) Security Cleared
7 56 (20.82%) TCP/IP
7 56 (20.82%) Data Centre
8 54 (20.07%) Wireless
9 53 (19.70%) CCNP
10 50 (18.59%) F5
11 46 (17.10%) LAN
12 45 (16.73%) Finance
12 45 (16.73%) Load Balancing
13 43 (15.99%) Change Management
14 42 (15.61%) VPN
15 41 (15.24%) Palo Alto
16 32 (11.90%) SC Cleared
16 32 (11.90%) ITIL
17 31 (11.52%) CheckPoint
17 31 (11.52%) IPsec
17 31 (11.52%) Network Management
18 30 (11.15%) BGP
19 29 (10.78%) Windows
19 29 (10.78%) VMware
20 27 (10.04%) Migration
21 26 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (9.67%) PKI
22 25 (9.29%) Change Control

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 (2.23%) ArcGIS
1 6 (2.23%) Skype for Business
1 6 (2.23%) Smallworld
2 2 (0.74%) CMS
2 2 (0.74%) Drupal
2 2 (0.74%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) Confluence
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) AutoCAD
2 5 (1.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.49%) MS Office
4 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.35%) Office 365
4 7 (2.60%) SaaS
5 6 (2.23%) PaaS
6 4 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.49%) GitHub
7 2 (0.74%) IaaS
7 2 (0.74%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (46.84%) Firewall
2 82 (30.48%) WAN
3 60 (22.30%) Network Security
4 56 (20.82%) TCP/IP
5 54 (20.07%) Wireless
6 46 (17.10%) LAN
7 42 (15.61%) VPN
8 31 (11.52%) IPsec
9 30 (11.15%) BGP
10 24 (8.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (8.18%) LDAP
12 20 (7.43%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (7.43%) Multicast
12 20 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (7.06%) Broadband
14 18 (6.69%) DNS
14 18 (6.69%) ISDN
14 18 (6.69%) OSPF
15 17 (6.32%) VoIP
16 14 (5.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.97%) Data Mining
2 6 (2.23%) QGIS
2 6 (2.23%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (1.12%) GIS
4 3 (1.12%) MySQL
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.60%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (16.73%) Finance
2 18 (6.69%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.58%) Financial Institution
3 15 (5.58%) Law
3 15 (5.58%) Legal
4 14 (5.20%) Banking
5 13 (4.83%) Retail
6 5 (1.86%) Back Office
6 5 (1.86%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.12%) Advertising
7 3 (1.12%) Front Office
8 2 (0.74%) Billing
8 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (36.80%) Architect
2 80 (29.74%) Network Engineer
3 57 (21.19%) Network Architect
4 30 (11.15%) Security Architect
5 25 (9.29%) Design Engineer
6 24 (8.92%) Network Security Architect
7 21 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
8 20 (7.43%) Network Design Engineer
9 18 (6.69%) Analyst
10 17 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (5.20%) Network Analyst
12 11 (4.09%) Consultant
12 11 (4.09%) Juniper Architect
12 11 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.35%) Cisco Engineer
13 9 (3.35%) Security Engineer
14 8 (2.97%) Applications Architect
14 8 (2.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 8 (2.97%) Developer
14 8 (2.97%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.46%) Web Services
2 10 (3.72%) CSS
3 9 (3.35%) .NET
3 9 (3.35%) HTML
3 9 (3.35%) Node.js
3 9 (3.35%) XML
3 9 (3.35%) XSLT
4 8 (2.97%) 802.1X
4 8 (2.97%) Akka
4 8 (2.97%) HTML5
4 8 (2.97%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (2.97%) Play Framework
4 8 (2.97%) REST
4 8 (2.97%) spray
4 8 (2.97%) Spring
4 8 (2.97%) Symfony
5 2 (0.74%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.37%) COM
6 1 (0.37%) Middleware
6 1 (0.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (20.82%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.67%) PKI
3 21 (7.81%) YubiKey
4 9 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.35%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.60%) BYOD
5 7 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.49%) CMDB
7 4 (1.49%) Fintech
7 4 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Equities
8 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.74%) Blog
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
9 2 (0.74%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.78%) Windows
2 25 (9.29%) Linux
3 9 (3.35%) Unix
4 6 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.12%) CentOS
6 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.74%) Fedora
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.73%) Load Balancing
2 43 (15.99%) Change Management
3 32 (11.90%) ITIL
4 31 (11.52%) Network Management
5 27 (10.04%) Migration
6 26 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.29%) Change Control
8 23 (8.55%) Network Monitoring
9 22 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (8.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 20 (7.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 19 (7.06%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 16 (5.95%) Configuration Management
12 16 (5.95%) Project Management
13 15 (5.58%) Capacity Management
13 15 (5.58%) Information Security
14 14 (5.20%) Network Architecture
15 13 (4.83%) Time Management
16 12 (4.46%) Project Planning
16 12 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.69%) SQL
2 17 (6.32%) PHP
3 10 (3.72%) Java
4 8 (2.97%) C#
4 8 (2.97%) C++
5 7 (2.60%) Scala
6 6 (2.23%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.23%) Python
7 1 (0.37%) C
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) Lisp
7 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (31.97%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (21.19%) Security Cleared
3 53 (19.70%) CCNP
4 32 (11.90%) SC Cleared
5 24 (8.92%) CCIE
6 22 (8.18%) JNCIA
6 22 (8.18%) JNCIS
7 20 (7.43%) DV Cleared
8 19 (7.06%) CCNA
9 15 (5.58%) CCDP
10 12 (4.46%) CISSP
11 7 (2.60%) GIAC
12 5 (1.86%) Degree
12 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.49%) CCDA
13 4 (1.49%) CCSA
13 4 (1.49%) CCSE
13 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.49%) MCSE
14 3 (1.12%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) MiFID
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (9.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.60%) Docker
4 6 (2.23%) XenApp
5 5 (1.86%) vCloud
6 4 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.12%) vSphere
8 2 (0.74%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.37%) Firmware
9 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.37%) Samba
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (4.83%) Puppet
2 11 (4.09%) Nagios
3 7 (2.60%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.60%) OpenView
4 5 (1.86%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.86%) OPNET
5 4 (1.49%) EnCase
6 3 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.12%) SCCM
7 2 (0.74%) Ansible
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.74%) Terraform
7 2 (0.74%) WSUS
8 1 (0.37%) AppManager
8 1 (0.37%) Legato
Vendors
1 126 (46.84%) Cisco
2 69 (25.65%) Juniper
3 50 (18.59%) F5
4 41 (15.24%) Palo Alto
5 31 (11.52%) CheckPoint
6 29 (10.78%) VMware
7 24 (8.92%) Aerohive Networks
8 18 (6.69%) Microsoft
9 17 (6.32%) Riverbed
10 16 (5.95%) HP
11 14 (5.20%) Aruba
12 13 (4.83%) Citrix
13 9 (3.35%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.97%) IBM
14 8 (2.97%) Meraki
15 7 (2.60%) Infoblox
15 7 (2.60%) Oracle
16 5 (1.86%) Splunk
16 5 (1.86%) Sun
17 4 (1.49%) Tufin
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