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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 48 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Management 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.59% 0.69% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.89% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
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
286 112 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.62% 77.78% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 60 38
Average daily rate £460 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (50.00%) VMware