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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 27 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Network Management 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.23% 5.26% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 7.45% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £225 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £368 £253
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +45.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £21.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+95.29% +7.59%
Network Management
West Midlands

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
136 94 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 83.44% 70.68% 59.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 17
Average daily rate £450 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £147 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £528 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.25 £9.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.77% -36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.87 £9.00 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -12 2 - -
Network Management
West Midlands

Network Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) OPNET
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds