The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 93 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.43% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.59% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
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£210 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £375 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £375 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.62% +14.28%
Network Management
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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
1226 1012 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.35% 72.65% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 530 334
Average daily rate £375 £365 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 47
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.03 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -16.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £12.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.29 £74.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (53.85%) VoIP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) Network Design
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) CCIE
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) SNMP
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) FCoE

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) VoIP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) SNMP
6 2 (15.38%) FCoE
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) Intranet
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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