The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 56 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.65% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.82% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £563 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Network Design
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 735 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.23% 78.69% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 361 415
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 32
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.90 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Altiris
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) DMZ
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCDA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCVP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Altiris
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy