The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Analyst
Rank 480 476 474
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 108 90 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 49 35
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£315 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £273 £260
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £29.75 £33.75 £21.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% +56.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £33.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +92.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Network Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK.

Network Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Network Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK.

Network Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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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
England +8 96 £315 -3.07% 26
South East +5 35 £370 +37.03% 4
London -10 29 £300 -18.91% 8
Surrey +5 15 £370 +37.03%
Scotland +2 8 £325 - 2
City of London +3 7 £339 +3.04% 1
West Midlands +2 7 £268 -17.05% 4
South West - 7 £325 - 2
East of England +8 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -5 6 £250 - 4
Hampshire - 6 £315 -
Edinburgh - 6 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £220 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £220 -
North West -22 5 £388 -3.12%
Manchester -12 4 £388 +35.96%
Southampton - 4 £315 -
Berkshire -1 3 - - 3
West Yorkshire -14 3 £250 - 3
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £230 - 1
Bristol - 3 £338 - 2
Bradford - 2 £249 -
Norfolk - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £275 - 2
Wiltshire - 2 £325 -
Cambridge +2 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 1 - -
Leeds -12 1 £250 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 130 (58.56%) Cisco
2 115 (51.80%) Firewall
3 111 (50.00%) WAN
4 104 (46.85%) LAN
5 85 (38.29%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (31.98%) CheckPoint
7 65 (29.28%) Windows
8 56 (25.23%) Network Security
9 55 (24.77%) VPN
10 53 (23.87%) CCNA
11 51 (22.97%) Juniper
12 50 (22.52%) CCNP
13 43 (19.37%) MPLS
14 40 (18.02%) DNS
15 39 (17.57%) Active Directory
16 37 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
17 36 (16.22%) VoIP
17 36 (16.22%) Finance
18 33 (14.86%) Wireless
19 32 (14.41%) Blue Coat
20 30 (13.51%) Security Cleared
21 29 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
22 28 (12.61%) SolarWinds
22 28 (12.61%) F5
23 27 (12.16%) DHCP
23 27 (12.16%) Microsoft
24 25 (11.26%) TCP/IP
24 25 (11.26%) SAN
24 25 (11.26%) VMware
24 25 (11.26%) Network Management

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.35%) IIS
2 3 (1.35%) Apache
2 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.45%) SAS
4 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.05%) MS Office
3 8 (3.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 115 (51.80%) Firewall
2 111 (50.00%) WAN
3 104 (46.85%) LAN
4 56 (25.23%) Network Security
5 55 (24.77%) VPN
6 43 (19.37%) MPLS
7 40 (18.02%) DNS
8 37 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 36 (16.22%) VoIP
10 33 (14.86%) Wireless
11 27 (12.16%) DHCP
12 25 (11.26%) SAN
12 25 (11.26%) TCP/IP
13 22 (9.91%) OSPF
14 21 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (9.46%) VLAN
15 20 (9.01%) BGP
15 20 (9.01%) SSL
16 19 (8.56%) WLAN
16 19 (8.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Fiddler
General
1 36 (16.22%) Finance
2 16 (7.21%) Law
3 13 (5.86%) Banking
4 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Retail
7 2 (0.90%) Local Government
7 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) HTML
1 1 (0.45%) .NET
1 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.45%) Web Services
1 1 (0.45%) WAP
1 1 (0.45%) ISPF
1 1 (0.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.60%) IVR
3 7 (3.15%) e-Health
4 2 (0.90%) SecurID
4 2 (0.90%) NHS
4 2 (0.90%) DTV
4 2 (0.90%) CMDB
5 1 (0.45%) FMCG
5 1 (0.45%) Open Source
5 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Windows
2 29 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (6.31%) Linux
5 9 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.15%) UNIX
7 5 (2.25%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (11.26%) Network Management
2 22 (9.91%) ITIL
3 17 (7.66%) Load Balancing
4 13 (5.86%) Change Management
4 13 (5.86%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (4.95%) Time Management
6 10 (4.50%) Network Architecture
7 9 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (4.05%) Asset Management
8 8 (3.60%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (3.60%) Fault Management
9 7 (3.15%) Incident Management
9 7 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.15%) Workflow
9 7 (3.15%) Migration
9 7 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.25%) SQL
2 3 (1.35%) VB
3 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.45%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) VBA
4 1 (0.45%) Python
4 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (38.29%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (23.87%) CCNA
3 50 (22.52%) CCNP
4 30 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 23 (10.36%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.95%) CCSE
6 11 (4.95%) CCIE
7 10 (4.50%) CCSA
8 6 (2.70%) Degree
8 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.25%) CISSP
9 5 (2.25%) CCSP
9 5 (2.25%) MCSE
9 5 (2.25%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.35%) ISEB
11 2 (0.90%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (0.90%) CISM
11 2 (0.90%) MCSA
11 2 (0.90%) CCDA
11 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.31%) SLA
2 8 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.35%) vSphere
5 2 (0.90%) Nmap
5 2 (0.90%) XenApp
5 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.45%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.45%) Snort
6 1 (0.45%) Firmware
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) MOM
2 7 (3.15%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (3.15%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.70%) WSUS
4 5 (2.25%) SCCM
5 3 (1.35%) Nessus
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.90%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.90%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.90%) SCOM
6 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 130 (58.56%) Cisco
2 71 (31.98%) CheckPoint
3 51 (22.97%) Juniper
4 32 (14.41%) Blue Coat
5 28 (12.61%) SolarWinds
5 28 (12.61%) F5
6 27 (12.16%) Microsoft
7 25 (11.26%) VMware
8 20 (9.01%) HP
9 17 (7.66%) Nokia
10 16 (7.21%) Citrix
10 16 (7.21%) Riverbed
11 12 (5.41%) Avaya
11 12 (5.41%) CA
12 9 (4.05%) Websense
12 9 (4.05%) BT
13 8 (3.60%) Remedy
14 7 (3.15%) IBM
15 5 (2.25%) Computacenter
15 5 (2.25%) IronPort
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Premier Media
Rate: £150 - £230 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago