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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 130 140 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.33% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.43% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 19
Median daily rate £300 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £280 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £440 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-19.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +54.40%
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
2207 2534 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.77% 76.56% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1683 1711
Median daily rate £375 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 139 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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
Dorset +2 4 £315 +14.54% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £143 - 1
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (65.22%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) VPN
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) Wireless
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
5 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) SLA
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
7 7 (30.43%) OSPF
7 7 (30.43%) BGP
7 7 (30.43%) Juniper
7 7 (30.43%) WAN
7 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
8 6 (26.09%) Unified Communications
8 6 (26.09%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
8 6 (26.09%) IronPort
8 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
8 6 (26.09%) IPTV
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (26.09%) FWSM
8 6 (26.09%) IP Telephony
8 6 (26.09%) HP
8 6 (26.09%) IBM
8 6 (26.09%) CA
8 6 (26.09%) Nokia

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 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
1 13 (56.52%) VPN
2 12 (52.17%) Wireless
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (34.78%) MPLS
5 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (30.43%) OSPF
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (26.09%) FWSM
6 6 (26.09%) IP Telephony
6 6 (26.09%) Unified Communications
7 5 (21.74%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) SSL
8 2 (8.70%) IPsec
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
9 1 (4.35%) DHCP
9 1 (4.35%) DNS
9 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Network Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) IPTV
2 6 (26.09%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) HND
4 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) CA
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) IronPort
3 6 (26.09%) Nokia
3 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
4 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
5 4 (17.39%) Apple
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.35%) VMware