The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 56 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.84% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£418 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £230 £375
% change year-on-year
+51.19% -38.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £19.75 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -59.89%
Network Management
England

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
447 259 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.87% 68.88% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 129 140
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £32.50 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Network Management
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 Management across the North East region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Network Management
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 Management across the North East region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Network Management
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 Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £418 -
Northumberland - - - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Service Management
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) McAfee
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
4 5 (62.50%) Network Design
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) SSL
5 4 (50.00%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) SSL
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (50.00%) Junos
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) SMS
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (100.00%) Service Management
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) TippingPoint
3 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (37.50%) Riverbed
4 3 (37.50%) Crossbeam