The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 238 260 200
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -60
Contract jobs citing Network Management 25 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.21% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 22
Median daily rate £381 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +18.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +95.29%
Network Management
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
7082 7720 7015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.73% 79.44% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4323 4724 3946
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 255 265
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Berkshire +4 9 £375 -9.09% 4
Hampshire +2 4 £338 -13.46% 1
West Sussex - 4 £390 -
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £425 +4.29%
Surrey +5 2 £258 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £160 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £363 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 31 (44.93%) Cisco
2 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 20 (28.99%) Firewall
4 18 (26.09%) ITIL
4 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
5 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.74%) Change Management
6 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (20.29%) WAN
6 14 (20.29%) Windows
6 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
6 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
7 13 (18.84%) CheckPoint
7 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
8 12 (17.39%) Project Management
8 12 (17.39%) CCNP
8 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 12 (17.39%) SNMP
9 10 (14.49%) LAN
9 10 (14.49%) CCNA
9 10 (14.49%) Juniper
9 10 (14.49%) Network Security
10 9 (13.04%) Riverbed
10 9 (13.04%) HP
10 9 (13.04%) Linux
11 8 (11.59%) Finance
11 8 (11.59%) Content Management
12 7 (10.14%) DV Cleared
12 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing

Network Management
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 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 3 (4.35%) Documentum
2 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) MicroStation
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) Firewall
2 14 (20.29%) WAN
3 12 (17.39%) SNMP
4 10 (14.49%) LAN
4 10 (14.49%) Network Security
5 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (8.70%) DHCP
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.25%) Ethernet
6 5 (7.25%) Internet
6 5 (7.25%) MPLS
6 5 (7.25%) Wireless
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.80%) IPsec
7 4 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (4.35%) HSRP
8 3 (4.35%) Junos
8 3 (4.35%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.59%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Military
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) 802.1X
1 4 (5.80%) HTML
1 4 (5.80%) XML
2 2 (2.90%) Ajax
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.90%) HTML5
2 2 (2.90%) Java RMI
2 2 (2.90%) JavaFX
2 2 (2.90%) JPA
2 2 (2.90%) jQuery
2 2 (2.90%) JSF
2 2 (2.90%) JSP
2 2 (2.90%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (2.90%) Servlets
2 2 (2.90%) Spring
2 2 (2.90%) Swing
2 2 (2.90%) XHTML
2 2 (2.90%) XSL
2 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Unix
4 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) Project Management
5 8 (11.59%) Content Management
6 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.70%) Network Architecture
7 6 (8.70%) Network Design
7 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) High Availability
9 4 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.80%) SDLC
9 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Tcl
2 5 (7.25%) C
2 5 (7.25%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) Perl
3 4 (5.80%) Python
3 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) C++
4 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.35%) VB
5 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.90%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
4 12 (17.39%) CCNP
5 10 (14.49%) CCNA
6 7 (10.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.70%) Degree
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (4.35%) HND
9 3 (4.35%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.90%) CCDP
10 2 (2.90%) CCSE
10 2 (2.90%) MCSA
10 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.90%) PMP
11 1 (1.45%) CEH
11 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.80%) Terminal Server
3 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
3 4 (5.80%) XenApp
3 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) OPNET
2 4 (5.80%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.35%) Netcool
3 3 (4.35%) SCCM
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (4.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.45%) Nessus
4 1 (1.45%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Cisco
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.29%) SolarWinds
4 13 (18.84%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.49%) Juniper
6 9 (13.04%) HP
6 9 (13.04%) Riverbed
7 7 (10.14%) F5
7 7 (10.14%) Palo Alto
8 6 (8.70%) VMware
9 5 (7.25%) Aruba
9 5 (7.25%) Citrix
9 5 (7.25%) Tufin
10 4 (5.80%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.80%) EMC
10 4 (5.80%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.35%) Avaya
11 3 (4.35%) IBM
11 3 (4.35%) Splunk
11 3 (4.35%) TippingPoint