The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 46 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Design 20 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.48% 1.19% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.58% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £340 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +19.60%
Network Design
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 697 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.16% 75.35% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 404 300
Median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 10
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 21 (60.00%) Back Office
2 17 (48.57%) Fault Management
2 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
2 17 (48.57%) Capacity Management
2 17 (48.57%) Functional Testing
3 16 (45.71%) Front Office
4 14 (40.00%) Change Management
4 14 (40.00%) Validation
5 12 (34.29%) People Management
6 10 (28.57%) Statistics
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco
8 8 (22.86%) WAN
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) OPNET
10 6 (17.14%) IPsec
10 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
10 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
10 6 (17.14%) Riverbed
10 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
10 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) Network Management
11 5 (14.29%) Tufin
11 5 (14.29%) Network Security
11 5 (14.29%) Palo Alto
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.29%) VPN
12 4 (11.43%) DNS

Network Design
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:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) IPsec
4 5 (14.29%) Network Security
4 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 4 (11.43%) 3G
5 4 (11.43%) 4G
5 4 (11.43%) DHCP
5 4 (11.43%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) INAP
5 4 (11.43%) LDAP
5 4 (11.43%) LTE
5 4 (11.43%) MGW
5 4 (11.43%) MPLS
5 4 (11.43%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (11.43%) VLAN
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
General
1 21 (60.00%) Back Office
2 16 (45.71%) Front Office
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Support Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Packet Switch Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) SOAP
1 4 (11.43%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Statistics
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Capacity Management
1 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
1 17 (48.57%) Fault Management
1 17 (48.57%) Functional Testing
2 14 (40.00%) Change Management
2 14 (40.00%) Validation
3 12 (34.29%) People Management
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Network Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Network Management
6 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) High Availability
7 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (2.86%) Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
2 4 (11.43%) HNC
2 4 (11.43%) HND
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.86%) CCDA
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) OPNET
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Riverbed
2 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
3 5 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 5 (14.29%) Tufin
4 4 (11.43%) Nokia
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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