The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Consultant
Rank 262 232 223
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 16 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 18
Average daily rate £400 £374 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £321 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £423 £369
% change year-on-year
-2.95% +14.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
Network Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9195 9387 8770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.33% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5592 5136 4818
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 453 481
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +2 9 £400 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £475 +41.79%
Berkshire +2 2 £425 +3.03% 2
Kent -25 2 - -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (75.00%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Firewall
3 17 (53.13%) LAN
4 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (46.88%) WAN
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (40.63%) Wireless
8 12 (37.50%) CCNP
9 11 (34.38%) VoIP
10 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (18.75%) Network Security
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (12.50%) VPN
13 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
14 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
14 3 (9.38%) F5
14 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (9.38%) Windows
14 3 (9.38%) Juniper
14 3 (9.38%) Internet
14 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (9.38%) BGP
14 3 (9.38%) Migration
15 2 (6.25%) MPLS
15 2 (6.25%) OSPF
15 2 (6.25%) Intel Security

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) LAN
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (46.88%) WAN
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 11 (34.38%) VoIP
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.50%) VPN
9 3 (9.38%) BGP
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (9.38%) Internet
9 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.25%) DMZ
10 2 (6.25%) MPLS
10 2 (6.25%) OSPF
10 2 (6.25%) SAN
10 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
11 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) GIS
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) B2B
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (37.50%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.38%) F5
3 3 (9.38%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.25%) BT
4 2 (6.25%) Clearswift
4 2 (6.25%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.25%) Trustwave
5 1 (3.13%) Ariba
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
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