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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 153 198 209
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +11
Contract jobs citing Network Design 94 74 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.97% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 21
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £539 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +24 27 £340 -19.52% 4
Berkshire +7 26 £375 -26.82% 4
Surrey +35 19 £425 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 9 £650 +114.87% 2
West Sussex +19 6 £383 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £450 -14.28% 1
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 78 (50.32%) Cisco
2 53 (34.19%) LAN
2 53 (34.19%) Firewall
3 46 (29.68%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (23.23%) WAN
5 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
6 32 (20.65%) MPLS
6 32 (20.65%) Security Cleared
7 31 (20.00%) Windows
8 30 (19.35%) CCNP
9 28 (18.06%) Degree
10 26 (16.77%) CCIE
10 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
11 25 (16.13%) CheckPoint
12 24 (15.48%) VoIP
12 24 (15.48%) SC Cleared
13 23 (14.84%) Windows Server
14 22 (14.19%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (14.19%) Network Security
14 22 (14.19%) Juniper
15 21 (13.55%) VPN
16 19 (12.26%) VMware
17 18 (11.61%) CCNA
18 17 (10.97%) Palo Alto
19 16 (10.32%) Migration
20 15 (9.68%) Back Office
20 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
21 14 (9.03%) Linux
21 14 (9.03%) MCSE
21 14 (9.03%) ITIL

Network Design
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 5 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.94%) Apache
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.29%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) MS Office
2 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.29%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.52%) SaaS
2 4 (2.58%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (34.19%) Firewall
1 53 (34.19%) LAN
2 36 (23.23%) WAN
3 32 (20.65%) MPLS
4 24 (15.48%) VoIP
5 22 (14.19%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (14.19%) Network Security
6 21 (13.55%) VPN
7 13 (8.39%) SSL
8 12 (7.74%) Ethernet
8 12 (7.74%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (7.10%) SAN
10 10 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (5.81%) SDH
12 8 (5.16%) DNS
12 8 (5.16%) DWDM
12 8 (5.16%) Unified Communications
12 8 (5.16%) Wireless
13 7 (4.52%) 3G
14 6 (3.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.29%) GIS
3 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.58%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.65%) ERwin
General
1 34 (21.94%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.68%) Back Office
3 14 (9.03%) Retail
4 8 (5.16%) Finance
5 7 (4.52%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.23%) Front Office
7 4 (2.58%) Marketing
8 2 (1.29%) Banking
8 2 (1.29%) German Language
8 2 (1.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) French Language
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (33.55%) Network Engineer
2 38 (24.52%) Architect
3 26 (16.77%) Network Design Engineer
4 25 (16.13%) Design Engineer
5 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (9.03%) Network Security Architect
6 14 (9.03%) Security Architect
7 13 (8.39%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (8.39%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (7.10%) Consultant
8 11 (7.10%) Network Architect
9 10 (6.45%) Cisco Architect
10 9 (5.81%) Analyst
10 9 (5.81%) Cisco Network Architect
10 9 (5.81%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.16%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.52%) Cisco Security Architect
12 7 (4.52%) Senior Network Design Engineer
13 6 (3.87%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.58%) Web Services
3 3 (1.94%) HTML
3 3 (1.94%) J2EE
3 3 (1.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) Sass
4 1 (0.65%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.58%) Statistics
5 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.94%) Clustering
5 3 (1.94%) PKI
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) BBC
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.65%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.00%) Windows
2 23 (14.84%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.03%) Linux
4 11 (7.10%) Unix
5 4 (2.58%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.32%) Migration
2 14 (9.03%) Configuration Management
2 14 (9.03%) ITIL
3 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
4 11 (7.10%) Capacity Management
5 10 (6.45%) SOA
6 9 (5.81%) Fault Management
6 9 (5.81%) Functional Testing
6 9 (5.81%) Presales
6 9 (5.81%) Project Management
6 9 (5.81%) Validation
7 8 (5.16%) Time Management
8 7 (4.52%) TOGAF
9 6 (3.87%) Service Management
10 5 (3.23%) Change Management
10 5 (3.23%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.23%) People Management
11 4 (2.58%) Change Control
11 4 (2.58%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.87%) Java
2 5 (3.23%) Perl
3 4 (2.58%) C#
3 4 (2.58%) C++
3 4 (2.58%) PHP
4 3 (1.94%) SQL
5 2 (1.29%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (29.68%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (20.65%) Security Cleared
3 30 (19.35%) CCNP
4 28 (18.06%) Degree
5 26 (16.77%) CCIE
6 24 (15.48%) SC Cleared
7 18 (11.61%) CCNA
8 14 (9.03%) CCSE
8 14 (9.03%) MCSE
8 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (5.81%) DV Cleared
11 7 (4.52%) CCSA
12 6 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (3.23%) CCDP
14 4 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (1.94%) BICSI Certification
15 3 (1.94%) BICSI RCDD
15 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.65%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
2 4 (2.58%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (7.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.52%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.58%) vSphere
4 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.65%) OPNET
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (50.32%) Cisco
2 25 (16.13%) CheckPoint
3 22 (14.19%) Juniper
4 19 (12.26%) VMware
5 17 (10.97%) Palo Alto
6 15 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.81%) F5
8 6 (3.87%) HP
9 5 (3.23%) Ericsson
9 5 (3.23%) Huawei
9 5 (3.23%) Oracle
10 4 (2.58%) Apple
10 4 (2.58%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.94%) Altiris
11 3 (1.94%) IBM
11 3 (1.94%) Nokia
11 3 (1.94%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.94%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.94%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.94%) Veeam
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
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