The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 24 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Contract jobs citing Network Management 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.94% 0.52% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 0.61% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £28.86 £55.65
% change year-on-year
+2.31% -48.14%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 329 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 87.06% 86.35% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 95 70
Median daily rate £460 £460 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 5 £425 -
Network Management
West Midlands

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) CCNA
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) Network Design
4 6 (35.29%) CCDP
4 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 5 (29.41%) Fujitsu
5 5 (29.41%) BT
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (17.65%) People Management
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (17.65%) F5
7 3 (17.65%) BMC
7 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) MPLS
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) OSPF
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.76%) DMVPN
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Design Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Network Manager
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
8 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Prolog
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CCNA
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView
1 1 (5.88%) OPNET
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) BT
3 5 (29.41%) Fujitsu
4 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) BMC
5 3 (17.65%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) CA
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Nokia
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Remedy
7 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds