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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 223 216 226
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 15 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Average daily rate
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£355 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £248 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8433 7851 9010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.92% 92.74% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 4045 4124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 547 641
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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
Berkshire - 7 £325 - 8
Surrey -1 6 £513 +43.85% 1
Hampshire -20 1 £375 +7.14% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £330 -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
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England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (86.84%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (44.74%) F5
6 16 (42.11%) Network Security
7 15 (39.47%) CCNP
8 14 (36.84%) Juniper
9 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (31.58%) Blue Coat
10 12 (31.58%) OSPF
11 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
11 11 (28.95%) CCIE
12 9 (23.68%) Windows
13 8 (21.05%) LAN
13 8 (21.05%) BIG-IP
13 8 (21.05%) MPLS
13 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
14 6 (15.79%) Network Architecture
14 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
14 6 (15.79%) VoIP
14 6 (15.79%) WAN
14 6 (15.79%) Finance
14 6 (15.79%) BGP
15 5 (13.16%) NetScreen
15 5 (13.16%) UNIX
15 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
15 5 (13.16%) Network Management
16 4 (10.53%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) Network Security
3 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (31.58%) OSPF
5 8 (21.05%) MPLS
5 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 8 (21.05%) BIG-IP
6 6 (15.79%) VoIP
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
6 6 (15.79%) BGP
7 5 (13.16%) NetScreen
8 4 (10.53%) SNMP
8 4 (10.53%) DHCP
8 4 (10.53%) DNS
8 4 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 3 (7.89%) VPN
10 2 (5.26%) Internet
10 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GDB
General
1 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) UNIX
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Network Architecture
2 5 (13.16%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Network Design
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Data Security
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (39.47%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCIE
4 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) CISSP
6 4 (10.53%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (10.53%) CCNA
7 2 (5.26%) CCDA
7 2 (5.26%) CCSA
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.63%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) Snort
3 1 (2.63%) Squid
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 17 (44.74%) F5
4 14 (36.84%) Juniper
5 12 (31.58%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) Nokia
8 3 (7.89%) HP
9 2 (5.26%) VMware
9 2 (5.26%) Aruba
10 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam
10 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.63%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.63%) Nortel
10 1 (2.63%) McAfee
10 1 (2.63%) Websense
Southampton, Hampshire
Networking People
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago