The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Network Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Designer
Rank 140 136 141
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Designer 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £363 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.12% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2893 3055 2910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.82% 95.47% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1882 1952 1898
Median daily rate £370 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 203 175
Median hourly rate £26.75 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.17% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £49.19 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Network Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Network Designer in the job title.

Network Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Designer
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 Designer across the South West region.

Network Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Network Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Wiltshire +3 7 £363 -
Network Designer
England

Network Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Network Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Network Designer in the job title.

1 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
1 30 (96.77%) SC Cleared
2 26 (83.87%) WAN
3 25 (80.65%) MPLS
3 25 (80.65%) OSPF
3 25 (80.65%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (80.65%) Juniper
3 25 (80.65%) VPN
3 25 (80.65%) Cisco
3 25 (80.65%) CCNP
3 25 (80.65%) BGP
3 25 (80.65%) IPsec
4 23 (74.19%) DV Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) JNCIS
5 14 (45.16%) BT
6 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
6 12 (38.71%) Linux
6 12 (38.71%) JNCIP
7 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (12.90%) SIEM
9 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
9 4 (12.90%) SDH
9 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
9 4 (12.90%) ATM
9 4 (12.90%) Nortel
9 4 (12.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (12.90%) DWDM
9 4 (12.90%) Intel Security
10 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto

Network Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) WAN
2 25 (80.65%) BGP
2 25 (80.65%) IPsec
2 25 (80.65%) MPLS
2 25 (80.65%) OSPF
2 25 (80.65%) VPN
3 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
4 8 (25.81%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.90%) ATM
6 4 (12.90%) DWDM
6 4 (12.90%) SDH
7 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.23%) Frame Relay
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) RSVP
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (6.45%) Billing
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) SIEM
2 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
2 2 (6.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
2 2 (6.45%) Network Management
2 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.23%) eTOM
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (3.23%) Service Design
3 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) SC Cleared
1 30 (96.77%) Security Cleared
2 25 (80.65%) CCNP
2 25 (80.65%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (74.19%) DV Cleared
4 14 (45.16%) JNCIS
5 12 (38.71%) JNCIP
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (6.45%) HND
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
1 25 (80.65%) Juniper
2 14 (45.16%) BT
3 4 (12.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (12.90%) Intel Security
3 4 (12.90%) Nortel
3 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
4 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto