The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Senior Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Network Specialist
England / North West
Rank - 157 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2508 3625 3153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.92% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 2158 1727
Median daily rate £380 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 199 199
Median hourly rate £18.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.20% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.55 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Senior Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Senior Network Specialist in the job title.

Senior Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Network Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Senior Network Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior Network Specialist 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 North West region featuring Senior Network Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows

Senior Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft