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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 138 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate £360 £338 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.59 £39.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.72% +77.00%
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
2396 2409 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.97% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1585 1226
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
Bristol -1 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Wiltshire -4 1 - - 3
Dorset - 1 £275 - 1
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Network Management 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 Management.

1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) MPLS
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
3 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) IronPort
4 6 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) CA
5 5 (27.78%) Nokia
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
5 5 (27.78%) FWSM
5 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (22.22%) Military
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) OSPF
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (22.22%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Network Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
1 8 (44.44%) MPLS
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
1 8 (44.44%) Wireless
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (27.78%) FWSM
4 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
4 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
5 4 (22.22%) BGP
5 4 (22.22%) OSPF
5 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (16.67%) 4G
6 3 (16.67%) IPsec
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (11.11%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Business Development
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 2 (11.11%) HND
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CWNA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
3 6 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) IronPort
4 5 (27.78%) CA
4 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (11.11%) Intel
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Remedy
7 1 (5.56%) Aruba
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago