The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 116 99 118
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing Network Design 32 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.22% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.31% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £530 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- +51.78%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1589 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.60% 71.06% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1070 1274
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 80 148
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £47.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Design across the South West region.

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the South West region.

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 19 £415 - 1
Wiltshire -5 6 £425 -15.00%
Bristol -11 3 £375 - 7
Gloucestershire -15 2 £325 - 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (57.14%) LAN
3 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 20 (57.14%) WAN
3 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 19 (54.29%) SC Cleared
5 18 (51.43%) MPLS
6 17 (48.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (45.71%) OSPF
8 11 (31.43%) ITIL
9 10 (28.57%) BGP
9 10 (28.57%) Network Management
9 10 (28.57%) High Availability
9 10 (28.57%) Network Security
10 8 (22.86%) Telnet
10 8 (22.86%) CCIE
10 8 (22.86%) FTP
10 8 (22.86%) SNMP
10 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
11 7 (20.00%) CISSP
11 7 (20.00%) Juniper
11 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (17.14%) F5
13 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (14.29%) Change Control
13 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
13 5 (14.29%) Network Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 20 (57.14%) LAN
2 20 (57.14%) WAN
3 18 (51.43%) MPLS
4 17 (48.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (45.71%) OSPF
6 10 (28.57%) BGP
6 10 (28.57%) Network Security
7 8 (22.86%) Telnet
7 8 (22.86%) FTP
7 8 (22.86%) SNMP
7 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (8.57%) VoIP
10 2 (5.71%) NetScreen
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.86%) LTE
11 1 (2.86%) MVNO
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Support
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Support
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) Social Media
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Network Management
2 10 (28.57%) High Availability
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Change Control
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 5 (14.29%) Network Performance Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) TDD
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Kanban
5 1 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Ruby
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) C++
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (57.14%) CCNP
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (54.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) CCIE
4 7 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CWNA
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCIP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Juniper
3 6 (17.14%) F5
4 3 (8.57%) IronPort
4 3 (8.57%) McAfee
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.86%) Sophos
6 1 (2.86%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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