The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 229 229 233
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 23 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 8
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £348 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £452 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8845 7863 9825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.80% 92.28% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4875 3933 4424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 614 707
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Network Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Consultant across the South East region.

Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -3 9 £513 +45.39%
Berkshire +8 7 £375 - 2
Hampshire +1 5 £425 - 2
Kent - 2 £363 - 2
Middlesex - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (32.43%) LAN
6 11 (29.73%) MPLS
6 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
7 10 (27.03%) F5
7 10 (27.03%) WAN
7 10 (27.03%) CCNP
8 8 (21.62%) Windows
8 8 (21.62%) Juniper
8 8 (21.62%) Network Security
9 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
10 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (16.22%) OSPF
10 6 (16.22%) Wireless
10 6 (16.22%) VPN
10 6 (16.22%) CCIE
11 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) BGP
11 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
11 5 (13.51%) Network Design
11 5 (13.51%) Finance
12 4 (10.81%) BIG-IP
12 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
12 4 (10.81%) UNIX
12 4 (10.81%) VoIP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) LAN
3 11 (29.73%) MPLS
4 10 (27.03%) WAN
5 8 (21.62%) Network Security
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (16.22%) OSPF
6 6 (16.22%) Wireless
6 6 (16.22%) VPN
7 5 (13.51%) BGP
8 4 (10.81%) BIG-IP
8 4 (10.81%) VoIP
8 4 (10.81%) DNS
9 3 (8.11%) DHCP
9 3 (8.11%) Frame Relay
9 3 (8.11%) IPsec
9 3 (8.11%) NetScreen
10 2 (5.41%) VLAN
10 2 (5.41%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Network Design
2 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Data Security
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) CCIE
5 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) CCSA
7 2 (5.41%) CCDA
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCDP
8 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) Squid
2 1 (2.70%) Snort
2 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
3 10 (27.03%) F5
4 8 (21.62%) Juniper
5 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.11%) Nokia
8 2 (5.41%) Polycom
8 2 (5.41%) VMware
8 2 (5.41%) HP
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) Nortel
9 1 (2.70%) BT
9 1 (2.70%) Websense
9 1 (2.70%) McAfee
9 1 (2.70%) Aruba
9 1 (2.70%) Crossbeam
9 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.70%) Redback
9 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago