The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 402 395 393
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 23 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £335 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £570 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Network Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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 -9 8 £525 +54.41%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Network Manager
England

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title.

1 18 (47.37%) Project Management
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
4 10 (26.32%) Firewall
4 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 10 (26.32%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
6 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 6 (15.79%) Network Security
8 6 (15.79%) VoIP
8 6 (15.79%) Wireless
9 5 (13.16%) BGP
9 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
9 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (13.16%) CCNP
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
10 4 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (10.53%) HSRP
10 4 (10.53%) Multicast
10 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Juniper
10 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (10.53%) RIP
10 4 (10.53%) MPLS
10 4 (10.53%) OSPF
10 4 (10.53%) EIGRP

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network Manager in their job title 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 with Network Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) LAN
1 10 (26.32%) WAN
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) VoIP
2 6 (15.79%) Network Security
2 6 (15.79%) Wireless
3 5 (13.16%) BGP
4 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
4 4 (10.53%) MPLS
4 4 (10.53%) OSPF
4 4 (10.53%) RIP
4 4 (10.53%) IPsec
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.53%) HSRP
4 4 (10.53%) Multicast
4 4 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
5 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.63%) WFM
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (13.16%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) CCIE
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.89%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 4 (10.53%) Juniper
4 3 (7.89%) CA
4 3 (7.89%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) Polycom
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) Aruba
5 2 (5.26%) IPFX
6 1 (2.63%) Verint
6 1 (2.63%) Varonis
6 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft