The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 128 131 143
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Management 13 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £365 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £241 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £342
% change year-on-year
- +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.50%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2308 2412 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.56% 77.06% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1609 1591
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 102 121
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £17.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Network Management
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 Management across the South West region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Network Management
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 Management across the South West region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Network Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Bristol +6 7 £365 +1.38% 2
Somerset - 4 - -
Wiltshire -3 2 - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) VPN
2 13 (68.42%) MPLS
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
4 10 (52.63%) Unified Communications
4 10 (52.63%) FWSM
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
4 10 (52.63%) CA
4 10 (52.63%) Nokia
4 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (52.63%) IBM
4 10 (52.63%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (52.63%) Wireless
4 10 (52.63%) IP Telephony
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (47.37%) IronPort
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
9 4 (21.05%) IPTV
9 4 (21.05%) Billing
9 4 (21.05%) HND
9 4 (21.05%) OSPF
9 4 (21.05%) BGP

Network Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
1 13 (68.42%) MPLS
1 13 (68.42%) VPN
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco IPT
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (52.63%) FWSM
3 10 (52.63%) IP Telephony
3 10 (52.63%) Unified Communications
3 10 (52.63%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) BGP
4 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.26%) RSVP
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Billing
3 3 (15.79%) Military
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.26%) ICT Trainer
7 1 (5.26%) IP Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) IPTV
2 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
2 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
4 1 (5.26%) eTOM
4 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) HND
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CA
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
2 10 (52.63%) HP
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 10 (52.63%) Nokia
2 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
3 9 (47.37%) IronPort
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
5 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft