The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 87 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Design 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.33% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
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£338 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.98 £35.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+18.25% -14.45%
Network Design
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1248 915 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.32% 73.26% 74.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 523 450
Average daily rate £385 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Altrincham - 1 £350 - 1
Network Design
North West

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) SNMP
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Law
7 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (15.38%) Network Management
7 2 (15.38%) FCoE
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) CCIE
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) FCoE
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Redback
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
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