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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 29 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Network Management 24 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.47% 1.20% 10.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 1.37% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Median daily rate £600 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-19.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +54.40%
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
397 146 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.43% 87.95% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 49 53
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £324 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 27 September 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 23 £600 -
Network Management
West Midlands

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (76.47%) Firewall
3 21 (61.76%) CCNA
3 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (61.76%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (52.94%) LAN
5 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (50.00%) OSPF
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
7 15 (44.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (44.12%) User Experience
7 15 (44.12%) BMC
8 14 (41.18%) OPNET
8 14 (41.18%) Fortinet
8 14 (41.18%) Riverbed
8 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
9 13 (38.24%) CCNP
10 12 (35.29%) Nokia
10 12 (35.29%) BGP
10 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
10 12 (35.29%) BIG-IP
10 12 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (35.29%) F5
10 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
11 10 (29.41%) CSS
11 10 (29.41%) Juniper
11 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
12 9 (26.47%) Middleware

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 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) LAN
3 17 (50.00%) OSPF
4 12 (35.29%) BGP
4 12 (35.29%) BIG-IP
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (14.71%) Network Security
5 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) DNS
6 4 (11.76%) SNMP
6 4 (11.76%) TACACS
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) VoIP
6 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (11.76%) Wireless
6 4 (11.76%) WPA2
7 3 (8.82%) Converged Networks
8 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Monitoring Specialist
2 11 (32.35%) Network Monitoring Specialist
2 11 (32.35%) Network Specialist
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Wireless Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) Middleware
3 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) User Experience
2 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
3 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.82%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Network Monitoring
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
3 15 (44.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
5 10 (29.41%) Network Architecture
6 5 (14.71%) Network Design
6 5 (14.71%) People Management
6 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
9 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) CCNA
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCNP
3 8 (23.53%) CCDP
3 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) OPNET
2 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (44.12%) BMC
4 14 (41.18%) Fortinet
4 14 (41.18%) Riverbed
4 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
5 12 (35.29%) F5
5 12 (35.29%) Nokia
6 10 (29.41%) Juniper
7 7 (20.59%) BT
7 7 (20.59%) Fujitsu
8 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft