The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 61 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% 0.60% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.62% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £225 £315
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +47.05%
Network Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 811 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.68% 96.66% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 450 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 45
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Support Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Network Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

Network Support Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco