The first table below looks at the demand for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design
Rank 47 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Design 2 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% - 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -12.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 215 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.15% 79.63% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 176 189
Average daily rate £413 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Network Design
Wiltshire

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Design
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Network Design 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 Design.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Network Design 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 Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP