The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills 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 Design over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 183 167 154
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Design 83 71 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.80% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.10% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 20
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£369 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.13% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £293 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.05% +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-51.08% +2.22%
Network Design
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Design
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 Design across the South East region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Design
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 Design across the South East region.

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Design
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 Design within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 45 £350 - 2
Hampshire -9 21 £413 +24.24% 3
Surrey -2 7 £384 +27.91% 2
Oxfordshire -8 6 £300 -14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 78 (56.93%) Cisco
2 50 (36.50%) Telecoms
3 36 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (26.28%) Firewall
4 34 (24.82%) BGP
5 31 (22.63%) Security Cleared
6 28 (20.44%) OSPF
7 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
8 25 (18.25%) ITIL
9 24 (17.52%) VMware
10 23 (16.79%) CCIE
11 22 (16.06%) Juniper
12 20 (14.60%) MPLS
12 20 (14.60%) CheckPoint
12 20 (14.60%) VPN
12 20 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (13.87%) DNS
13 19 (13.87%) WAN
14 18 (13.14%) CCNP
14 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (12.41%) LAN
16 16 (11.68%) VoIP
16 16 (11.68%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (10.22%) Degree
17 14 (10.22%) TCP/IP
18 12 (8.76%) Network Architecture
19 11 (8.03%) Network Planning
19 11 (8.03%) SAN
19 11 (8.03%) Service Management
20 10 (7.30%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.92%) Lync
2 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.46%) JBoss
2 2 (1.46%) Apache
2 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.73%) GroupWise
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) IaaS
2 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.28%) Firewall
2 34 (24.82%) BGP
3 28 (20.44%) OSPF
4 20 (14.60%) VPN
4 20 (14.60%) MPLS
4 20 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (13.87%) DNS
5 19 (13.87%) WAN
6 17 (12.41%) LAN
7 16 (11.68%) VoIP
7 16 (11.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (10.22%) TCP/IP
9 11 (8.03%) SAN
10 10 (7.30%) Network Security
11 9 (6.57%) 3G
12 8 (5.84%) DHCP
12 8 (5.84%) EIGRP
12 8 (5.84%) 4G
13 7 (5.11%) LTE
13 7 (5.11%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 50 (36.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.38%) Finance
3 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.73%) Banking
3 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.73%) Billing
3 1 (0.73%) Marketing
3 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (32.12%) Design Engineer
2 38 (27.74%) Network Engineer
3 21 (15.33%) Architect
4 19 (13.87%) IP Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) Network Architect
6 13 (9.49%) Network Design Engineer
6 13 (9.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Senior Design Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Radio Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Security Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Network Designer
10 5 (3.65%) VoIP Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior VoIP Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Designer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) FlexPod
2 4 (2.92%) IVR
2 4 (2.92%) Statistics
3 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) AVVID
4 2 (1.46%) Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.73%) Open Source
5 1 (0.73%) CMDB
5 1 (0.73%) Handset
5 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
1 9 (6.57%) Linux
2 6 (4.38%) UNIX
3 3 (2.19%) CentOS
4 1 (0.73%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.25%) ITIL
2 12 (8.76%) Network Architecture
3 11 (8.03%) Service Management
3 11 (8.03%) Network Planning
4 9 (6.57%) Network Management
5 7 (5.11%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (5.11%) TOGAF
6 6 (4.38%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.38%) Migration
6 6 (4.38%) CRM
6 6 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.65%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.65%) Change Management
7 5 (3.65%) Project Management
7 5 (3.65%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (2.92%) MODAF
8 4 (2.92%) Validation
8 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.92%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.46%) Python
2 1 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (22.63%) Security Cleared
3 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
4 23 (16.79%) CCIE
5 18 (13.14%) CCNP
6 14 (10.22%) Degree
7 10 (7.30%) CCNA
8 7 (5.11%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.65%) VCP4
9 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.92%) A+ Certification
10 4 (2.92%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (2.92%) MCSA
11 3 (2.19%) CCDP
12 2 (1.46%) CCDE
12 2 (1.46%) CCIP
13 1 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.73%) ISEB
13 1 (0.73%) CISSP
13 1 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.30%) vSphere
3 8 (5.84%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.11%) vCloud
5 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.73%) XenApp
6 1 (0.73%) XenServer
6 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.73%) SCCM
4 1 (0.73%) SCOM
4 1 (0.73%) Cacti
4 1 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 78 (56.93%) Cisco
2 24 (17.52%) VMware
3 22 (16.06%) Juniper
4 20 (14.60%) CheckPoint
5 9 (6.57%) NetApp
6 8 (5.84%) BMC
6 8 (5.84%) CA
7 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.11%) Citrix
7 7 (5.11%) Actix
8 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.38%) HP
9 5 (3.65%) Infoblox
9 5 (3.65%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.65%) F5
9 5 (3.65%) Verint
10 4 (2.92%) Tufin
10 4 (2.92%) Mitel
10 4 (2.92%) BT
10 4 (2.92%) Avaya
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