The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
England / North East
Rank 54 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Design 31 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.55% - 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 7
Median daily rate £395 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +19.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £44.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.04% +95.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
767 747 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.86% 84.31% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 487 251
Median daily rate £388 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +8.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Network Design
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 Design across the North East region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Network Design
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 Design across the North East region.

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 29 £395 -
Durham - 1 £363 -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 57 (90.48%) LAN
2 49 (77.78%) WAN
3 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 35 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
6 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 29 (46.03%) Windows
7 29 (46.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 29 (46.03%) Private Cloud
8 27 (42.86%) Degree
8 27 (42.86%) Relational Database
9 26 (41.27%) Matrix Organization
9 26 (41.27%) Cisco
10 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
10 22 (34.92%) Office Automation
11 21 (33.33%) Firewall
11 21 (33.33%) HP
12 20 (31.75%) Juniper
12 20 (31.75%) CheckPoint
13 19 (30.16%) ITIL
13 19 (30.16%) CCSE
14 18 (28.57%) CCNP
14 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (28.57%) F5
15 17 (26.98%) Riverbed
15 17 (26.98%) Wireless
16 16 (25.40%) CCSA
16 16 (25.40%) JNCIA
16 16 (25.40%) BIG-IP
16 16 (25.40%) CCIE

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 57 (90.48%) LAN
2 49 (77.78%) WAN
3 21 (33.33%) Firewall
4 17 (26.98%) Wireless
5 16 (25.40%) BIG-IP
6 6 (9.52%) VPN
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.94%) SSL
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.59%) BGP
9 1 (1.59%) IPsec
9 1 (1.59%) MPLS
9 1 (1.59%) OSPF
9 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Architect
2 25 (39.68%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (38.10%) Network Engineer
4 22 (34.92%) Infrastructure Architect
5 17 (26.98%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Network Support
8 2 (3.17%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Network Architect
9 1 (1.59%) Network Project Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Network Specialist
9 1 (1.59%) Support Specialist
9 1 (1.59%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 35 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 29 (46.03%) Private Cloud
3 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) CCTV
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) AIX
3 1 (1.59%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 26 (41.27%) Matrix Organization
3 22 (34.92%) Office Automation
4 19 (30.16%) ITIL
5 14 (22.22%) ITSM
5 14 (22.22%) Service Management
6 7 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.59%) Change Management
11 1 (1.59%) Migration
11 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
11 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
3 27 (42.86%) Degree
4 19 (30.16%) CCSE
5 18 (28.57%) CCNP
5 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (25.40%) CCIE
6 16 (25.40%) CCSA
6 16 (25.40%) JNCIA
7 14 (22.22%) CCDP
7 14 (22.22%) CCIP
7 14 (22.22%) JNCIE
8 13 (20.63%) HP ASE
8 13 (20.63%) HP MASE
9 5 (7.94%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (4.76%) BICSI Certification
11 3 (4.76%) BICSI RCDD
11 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) Cisco
3 21 (33.33%) HP
4 20 (31.75%) CheckPoint
4 20 (31.75%) Juniper
5 18 (28.57%) F5
6 17 (26.98%) Riverbed
7 16 (25.40%) Aruba
8 14 (22.22%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.17%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow