The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Analyst
Rank 512 503 471
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 78 70 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 60
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £206 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £283
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £17.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +96.96%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 +2 74 £275 -8.33% 21
London +20 26 £300 -7.69% 3
South East -6 19 £275 -8.33% 6
East of England -15 12 £278 +0.90% 1
Hampshire -7 8 £269 -14.76% 3
South West -29 7 £250 -15.25% 1
Wiltshire +1 5 £250 +17.64%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £278 +11.00% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £190 -36.66% 1
Yorkshire -7 4 £225 -4.25% 6
City of London +30 3 £235 +34.28% 2
West Yorkshire -4 3 £175 -10.25% 5
Surrey -5 3 £290 -1.69% 1
West Midlands -12 3 £290 -22.66% 1
Southampton -9 2 £195 -40.90% 2
Watford - 2 £278 - 1
Kent - 2 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £210 -20.00% 2
Devon -11 1 £350 +18.64% 1
North West -13 1 - - 1
Coventry -14 1 - -
Scotland -22 1 £250 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
North East - 1 £225 -
Birmingham - 1 £290 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £275 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Northampton - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - - 1

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 76 (52.05%) Cisco
2 67 (45.89%) Firewall
3 57 (39.04%) LAN
4 51 (34.93%) WAN
5 45 (30.82%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (25.34%) Windows
7 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
7 32 (21.92%) CheckPoint
8 31 (21.23%) Network Security
9 30 (20.55%) CCNA
10 28 (19.18%) TCP/IP
11 26 (17.81%) DNS
12 25 (17.12%) Wireless
12 25 (17.12%) VPN
12 25 (17.12%) CCNP
13 20 (13.70%) VoIP
14 19 (13.01%) DHCP
14 19 (13.01%) Active Directory
14 19 (13.01%) Telecoms
15 18 (12.33%) ITIL
15 18 (12.33%) SQL
15 18 (12.33%) MS Excel
15 18 (12.33%) MPLS
16 17 (11.64%) Juniper
16 17 (11.64%) HP
17 15 (10.27%) BGP
17 15 (10.27%) F5
18 14 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
19 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (8.90%) OSPF

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.74%) CMS
3 3 (2.05%) Lync
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.05%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (45.89%) Firewall
2 57 (39.04%) LAN
3 51 (34.93%) WAN
4 31 (21.23%) Network Security
5 28 (19.18%) TCP/IP
6 26 (17.81%) DNS
7 25 (17.12%) Wireless
7 25 (17.12%) VPN
8 20 (13.70%) VoIP
9 19 (13.01%) DHCP
10 18 (12.33%) MPLS
11 15 (10.27%) BGP
12 14 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (8.90%) OSPF
14 12 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (8.22%) Internet
15 11 (7.53%) SSL
15 11 (7.53%) Ethernet
15 11 (7.53%) IP Telephony
16 9 (6.16%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (13.01%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.85%) Finance
3 7 (4.79%) Banking
4 5 (3.42%) Marketing
4 5 (3.42%) Publishing
5 3 (2.05%) Law
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.37%) Retail
6 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) JSON
1 2 (1.37%) Web Services
1 2 (1.37%) REST
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.68%) COM
2 1 (0.68%) DCOM
2 1 (0.68%) SOAP
2 1 (0.68%) WAP
2 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
1 6 (4.11%) NHS
2 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.37%) GIS
3 2 (1.37%) Replication
3 2 (1.37%) CCTV
3 2 (1.37%) PKI
3 2 (1.37%) e-Health
3 2 (1.37%) EPoS
3 2 (1.37%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.68%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.68%) iPhone
4 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.68%) DTV
4 1 (0.68%) SecurID
4 1 (0.68%) CMDB
4 1 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.34%) Windows
2 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.16%) Linux
4 8 (5.48%) UNIX
4 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.74%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.74%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.05%) Solaris
8 2 (1.37%) VMS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.33%) ITIL
2 9 (6.16%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (6.16%) Network Design
3 8 (5.48%) Change Management
4 7 (4.79%) Service Management
5 6 (4.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (4.11%) Data Analysis
5 6 (4.11%) Data Modelling
5 6 (4.11%) Security Architecture
5 6 (4.11%) Network Management
6 5 (3.42%) Performance Management
6 5 (3.42%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (3.42%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.42%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.74%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.74%) Information Security
7 4 (2.74%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (2.74%) Project Management
7 4 (2.74%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.33%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) C
3 2 (1.37%) Perl
3 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (30.82%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (20.55%) CCNA
3 25 (17.12%) CCNP
4 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.48%) Degree
6 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.79%) CCSA
7 5 (3.42%) CISSP
7 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.74%) CCSE
8 4 (2.74%) ISEB
8 4 (2.74%) MCSE
9 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.05%) CISM
9 3 (2.05%) CCSP
9 3 (2.05%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.68%) HND
10 1 (0.68%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.37%) XenApp
4 2 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) UAG
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.68%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.68%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 76 (52.05%) Cisco
2 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.92%) CheckPoint
3 17 (11.64%) Juniper
3 17 (11.64%) HP
4 15 (10.27%) F5
5 13 (8.90%) VMware
6 12 (8.22%) Avaya
7 10 (6.85%) Citrix
8 7 (4.79%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.11%) Oracle
10 5 (3.42%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.74%) Nortel
11 4 (2.74%) Apple
11 4 (2.74%) Websense
11 4 (2.74%) ProCurve
12 3 (2.05%) Kaspersky
12 3 (2.05%) Verint
12 3 (2.05%) Nokia
12 3 (2.05%) Google
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £90.00 - £140.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago