The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 64 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% - 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£204 - £340
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £334 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -55.12%
Network Management
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
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) BGP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) IPsec
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) xDSL
2 1 (12.50%) FWSM
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (12.50%) L2TP
2 1 (12.50%) X.21
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago