The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Specialist
Rank 401 422 383
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£700 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £314
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Network Specialist
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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
21339 22648 19961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15381 15601 13363
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Network Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Network Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) DWDM
1 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Broadband
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Local Government
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) OSPF
7 1 (10.00%) BGP
7 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Senior Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Network Specialist 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 Senior Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) DWDM
1 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (10.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SaltStack