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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 70 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Management 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.37% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.52% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
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- - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+108.57% -70.58%
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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
570 766 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.28% 70.79% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 414 256
Average daily rate £425 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £33.10 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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
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 21 October 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) VoIP
2 8 (80.00%) SNMP
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) F5
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Apache
4 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (50.00%) CCIE
5 5 (50.00%) CISSP
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) FWSM
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) VoIP
2 8 (80.00%) SNMP
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) FWSM
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
9 1 (10.00%) DSL
9 1 (10.00%) L2TP
9 1 (10.00%) X.21
9 1 (10.00%) WAN
9 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (20.00%) Nokia
6 1 (10.00%) Radware
6 1 (10.00%) Redback
6 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
6 1 (10.00%) HP
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