The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Network Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 77 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.47% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £391 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.65% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 -
Network Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
838 860 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.09% 93.99% 91.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 439 441
Median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 31
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Network Consultant 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 Reading region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Trustwave
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) LAN

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
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