The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 74 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.97 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -44.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 300 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.26% 89.82% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 136 192
Average daily rate £350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 48 32
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.13 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Junos

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Junos
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco