The first table below looks at the demand for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 353 345 343
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Network Management 63 34 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 42
Average daily rate £381 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £280 £316
% change year-on-year
+22.76% -11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 £29.00 £18.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +54.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +202.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Network Management
England

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 15 £300 -20.00% 10
Uxbridge - 3 £225 -
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 59 (57.28%) Cisco
2 38 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (29.13%) Firewall
4 29 (28.16%) Linux
5 28 (27.18%) LAN
5 28 (27.18%) CCNP
6 24 (23.30%) WAN
6 24 (23.30%) Windows
7 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
8 21 (20.39%) ITIL
9 20 (19.42%) VPN
9 20 (19.42%) Finance
9 20 (19.42%) F5
10 19 (18.45%) Network Security
11 18 (17.48%) Project Management
12 17 (16.50%) Perl
12 17 (16.50%) Juniper
12 17 (16.50%) BGP
12 17 (16.50%) SolarWinds
13 16 (15.53%) CheckPoint
13 16 (15.53%) SQL
13 16 (15.53%) OSPF
13 16 (15.53%) Wireless
14 15 (14.56%) EIGRP
14 15 (14.56%) DNS
14 15 (14.56%) MPLS
14 15 (14.56%) CCNA
14 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
15 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
15 14 (13.59%) Load Balancing

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.68%) Apache
2 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.94%) Zope
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Project
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) IaaS
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
1 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.13%) Firewall
2 28 (27.18%) LAN
3 24 (23.30%) WAN
4 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (19.42%) VPN
6 19 (18.45%) Network Security
7 17 (16.50%) BGP
8 16 (15.53%) OSPF
8 16 (15.53%) Wireless
9 15 (14.56%) EIGRP
9 15 (14.56%) DNS
9 15 (14.56%) MPLS
10 13 (12.62%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (12.62%) Cisco PIX
10 13 (12.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (12.62%) DHCP
11 12 (11.65%) WLAN
11 12 (11.65%) SNMP
11 12 (11.65%) VLAN
12 11 (10.68%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) MySQL
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.97%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Subversion
2 1 (0.97%) Hudson
2 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.97%) Ant
2 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.97%) Maven
2 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.65%) Banking
4 10 (9.71%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.77%) Multimedia
6 6 (5.83%) Law
6 6 (5.83%) Legal
7 3 (2.91%) Retail
8 2 (1.94%) Games
9 1 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.97%) Advertising
9 1 (0.97%) Electronics
9 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.62%) Consultant
3 10 (9.71%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (8.74%) Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Architect
5 8 (7.77%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Network Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Network Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Network Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Python Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) LAMP
2 4 (3.88%) CSS
3 3 (2.91%) Web Services
3 3 (2.91%) HTML
4 2 (1.94%) Middleware
4 2 (1.94%) Memcached
4 2 (1.94%) Twisted
4 2 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.97%) Java EE
5 1 (0.97%) .NET
5 1 (0.97%) J2EE
5 1 (0.97%) DCOM
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.85%) Ergonomics
3 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.88%) Statistics
4 3 (2.91%) e-Health
5 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.94%) Firmware
5 2 (1.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) PKI
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.16%) Linux
2 24 (23.30%) Windows
3 13 (12.62%) Solaris
4 12 (11.65%) UNIX
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.91%) NetWare
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) ITIL
2 18 (17.48%) Project Management
3 14 (13.59%) Load Balancing
4 13 (12.62%) Network Design
5 12 (11.65%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.65%) Time Management
6 11 (10.68%) Change Control
7 10 (9.71%) Logistics
8 9 (8.74%) Low Latency
8 9 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.80%) Change Management
10 7 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.83%) Information Security
11 6 (5.83%) Business Development
11 6 (5.83%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.85%) Security Management
12 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) Perl
2 16 (15.53%) SQL
3 7 (6.80%) Python
4 5 (4.85%) Java
4 5 (4.85%) C
5 4 (3.88%) VB
6 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) PHP
7 2 (1.94%) C++
7 2 (1.94%) VBScript
7 2 (1.94%) Ruby
8 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.97%) C#
8 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.18%) CCNP
3 15 (14.56%) CCNA
4 14 (13.59%) Degree
5 10 (9.71%) CCIE
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.85%) CCDP
7 5 (4.85%) MCSE
8 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.91%) CCDA
8 3 (2.91%) CCIP
8 3 (2.91%) CISSP
8 3 (2.91%) MCP
8 3 (2.91%) CCSA
8 3 (2.91%) CISM
9 2 (1.94%) MCSA
9 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.94%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.94%) XenApp
4 2 (1.94%) Varnish
5 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.97%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (2.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.94%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.94%) OpenView
2 2 (1.94%) Nagios
2 2 (1.94%) Netcool
2 2 (1.94%) SCOM
2 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.94%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.97%) SCSM
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.97%) WSUS
3 1 (0.97%) WMI
Vendors
1 59 (57.28%) Cisco
2 20 (19.42%) F5
3 17 (16.50%) Juniper
3 17 (16.50%) SolarWinds
4 16 (15.53%) CheckPoint
5 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.68%) HP
7 10 (9.71%) Oracle
7 10 (9.71%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.83%) VMware
8 6 (5.83%) Ericsson
8 6 (5.83%) Huawei
9 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.88%) Avaya
10 4 (3.88%) CA
11 3 (2.91%) Verint
11 3 (2.91%) Aruba
11 3 (2.91%) Speakerbus
11 3 (2.91%) Zend
11 3 (2.91%) Novell
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Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £42000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Dimension Data
Rate: £300 - 450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
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BPXNet
Rate: £200 - £425 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
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Rate: £200 - £350 per day
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