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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 77 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£349 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £394 £373
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.15 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -37.03%
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England

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
705 324 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.35% 91.27% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 142 181
Average daily rate £375 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 32
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.87 £12.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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

Network Consultant
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

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northumberland - - - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Junos
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) F5