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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 118 138 130
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Network Design 20 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £280 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £280 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £520 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.70%
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
2316 2424 2510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.56% 77.97% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1568 1555
Average daily rate £388 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 100 110
Average hourly rate £42.25 £35.70 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.34% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire +8 9 - - 2
Bristol +4 8 £280 - 2
Cornwall - 1 £215 - 1
Devon - 1 £400 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Network Design
England

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (21.88%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (18.75%) CCNP
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless Security
6 6 (18.75%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (15.63%) VXLAN
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) WAN
7 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) Juniper
7 5 (15.63%) Validation
7 5 (15.63%) Network Security
7 5 (15.63%) VLAN
8 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.50%) 802.11
8 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) HND
8 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 4 (12.50%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) AutoCAD
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
1 8 (25.00%) LAN
2 7 (21.88%) Wireless
3 6 (18.75%) Wireless Security
4 5 (15.63%) Network Security
4 5 (15.63%) VLAN
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
4 5 (15.63%) VXLAN
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) 802.11
5 4 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) LTE
6 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (6.25%) IPv4
7 2 (6.25%) IPv6
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) Leaflet
2 1 (3.13%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Network Optimisation
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
2 5 (15.63%) Validation
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) High Availability
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Network Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) MapBasic
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) HND
5 3 (9.38%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (3.13%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (3.13%) CCDA
7 1 (3.13%) CCDP
7 1 (3.13%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) CWNA
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.13%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) F5
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Actix
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.13%) Anite
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.13%) Mapinfo
6 1 (3.13%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) Siemens
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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