The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Network Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Consultant
England / South East
Rank 215 241 241
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 19 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £463 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £383 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.37% +14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
6821 7896 8507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.22% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3941 4626 4618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 412 416
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.48 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +12 10 £465 -11.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £500 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +6 3 £400 - 2
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Network Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (33.33%) Juniper
3 14 (33.33%) CCIE
4 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
4 13 (30.95%) Firewall
4 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
5 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 11 (26.19%) F5
7 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
7 10 (23.81%) LAN
7 10 (23.81%) WAN
8 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
8 9 (21.43%) Network Security
9 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.67%) CCNA
10 7 (16.67%) MPLS
10 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (14.29%) CCNP
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (11.90%) VPN
12 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
13 4 (9.52%) Finance
13 4 (9.52%) Migration
13 4 (9.52%) Network Design
13 4 (9.52%) Windows
13 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
14 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 3 (7.14%) Degree

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) LAN
2 10 (23.81%) WAN
3 9 (21.43%) Network Security
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (16.67%) MPLS
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.90%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) BGP
8 3 (7.14%) DHCP
8 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.14%) WLAN
9 2 (4.76%) DNS
9 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (4.76%) GPRS
9 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.76%) OSPF
9 2 (4.76%) SAN
9 2 (4.76%) UMTS
9 2 (4.76%) WCDMA
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
2 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
2 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (9.52%) Migration
2 4 (9.52%) Network Design
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.76%) High Availability
4 2 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.76%) Network Management
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (2.38%) Business Development
5 1 (2.38%) CRM
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) Network Segmentation
5 1 (2.38%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) CCIE
3 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 7 (16.67%) CCNA
6 6 (14.29%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (4.76%) CCSE
9 1 (2.38%) CCDP
9 1 (2.38%) CCSA
9 1 (2.38%) CEH
9 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Cisco
2 14 (33.33%) Juniper
3 13 (30.95%) CheckPoint
4 11 (26.19%) F5
5 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.14%) Avaya
7 2 (4.76%) Aruba
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Mercator
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.38%) Meraki
8 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.38%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.38%) VMware