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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 30 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Management 19 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.59% 1.22% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 1.40% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +18.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +95.29%
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
371 143 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.61% 87.20% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 48 47
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.25 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.63% -20.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 19 £600 -
Network Management
West Midlands

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (92.00%) Firewall
3 18 (72.00%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL V3
5 15 (60.00%) BMC
5 15 (60.00%) User Experience
6 14 (56.00%) OPNET
6 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
6 14 (56.00%) OSPF
6 14 (56.00%) Riverbed
6 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
6 14 (56.00%) Fortinet
7 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
7 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (48.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (48.00%) F5
7 12 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (48.00%) BGP
7 12 (48.00%) Nokia
7 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (48.00%) CCNA
7 12 (48.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (40.00%) Network Architecture
8 10 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 10 (40.00%) CSS
8 10 (40.00%) Juniper
9 9 (36.00%) Middleware
9 9 (36.00%) CCNP
9 9 (36.00%) LAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) OSPF
3 12 (48.00%) BGP
3 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (48.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) SNMP
5 4 (16.00%) TACACS
5 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 4 (16.00%) VoIP
5 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) WPA2
6 3 (12.00%) Converged Networks
7 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Monitoring Specialist
1 11 (44.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
1 11 (44.00%) Network Specialist
2 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) User Experience
2 10 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) CMDB
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL V3
3 12 (48.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
4 10 (40.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Network Design
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CCNA
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNP
3 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) CCDP
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) OPNET
2 4 (16.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) BMC
3 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (56.00%) Fortinet
3 14 (56.00%) Riverbed
3 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
4 12 (48.00%) F5
4 12 (48.00%) Nokia
5 10 (40.00%) Juniper
6 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) BT
7 3 (12.00%) Fujitsu