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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 99 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Network Management 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.63% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £725 £220 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+229.54% -41.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -35.62%
Network Management
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
1513 1266 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.01% 76.17% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 685 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.19% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) VoIP
2 7 (41.18%) MPLS
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Ansible
5 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) Terraform
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) NGN
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) MPLS
1 7 (41.18%) VoIP
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) NGN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy