The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Specialist 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
460 326 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.88% 95.60% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 205 181
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.76 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% +37.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.55 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Specialist in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Specialist across the South Yorkshire region.

Network Specialist Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Specialist across the South Yorkshire region.

Network Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Sheffield - 11 £375 -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
3 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (63.64%) QRadar
4 7 (63.64%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) CCNP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SIEM
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft