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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Analyst
Rank 484 512 474
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 111 66 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 32 54
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£350 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £283 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.96% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 15
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.62% +30.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.01 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-38.16% +30.95%

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
50887 47919 48399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.76% 92.66% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32224 29016 27128
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2084 2089 2613
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.80 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +31 108 £350 +26.12% 14
London +34 48 £356 +27.23% 7
South East +1 20 £333 -21.76% 1
City of London +31 13 £410 +47.74% 2
Buckinghamshire - 13 £325 -
South West -22 11 £375 +25.00%
Milton Keynes - 11 £318 -
North West -10 10 £350 +27.27% 1
Manchester -11 9 £350 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -14 8 £250 -2.91%
West Midlands -10 6 £210 -8.69% 3
East of England -11 5 £265 - 2
Devon -16 5 £375 -
Hampshire -20 4 £340 -20.00% 1
Southampton - 4 £340 - 1
West Yorkshire -6 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £313 -
Cheltenham - 2 £313 -
Berkshire +2 1 £200 -
Essex -17 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Swindon - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
West Malling - - - -
Winchester - - - -
York - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -

Network Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 107 (53.50%) Firewall
2 105 (52.50%) Cisco
3 98 (49.00%) WAN
4 93 (46.50%) LAN
5 76 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (26.00%) CCNA
7 51 (25.50%) Windows
8 46 (23.00%) VPN
9 43 (21.50%) VoIP
10 42 (21.00%) CCNP
10 42 (21.00%) CheckPoint
10 42 (21.00%) Network Security
11 39 (19.50%) MPLS
12 37 (18.50%) DNS
13 35 (17.50%) TCP/IP
13 35 (17.50%) Juniper
14 34 (17.00%) Active Directory
15 31 (15.50%) Wireless
16 30 (15.00%) Security Cleared
17 26 (13.00%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (13.00%) Finance
18 25 (12.50%) VLAN
18 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
18 25 (12.50%) F5
19 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (12.00%) DHCP
19 24 (12.00%) BGP
20 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
20 23 (11.50%) SolarWinds
21 22 (11.00%) HP

Network Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.50%) IIS
3 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.00%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.00%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (53.50%) Firewall
2 98 (49.00%) WAN
3 93 (46.50%) LAN
4 46 (23.00%) VPN
5 43 (21.50%) VoIP
6 42 (21.00%) Network Security
7 39 (19.50%) MPLS
8 37 (18.50%) DNS
9 35 (17.50%) TCP/IP
10 31 (15.50%) Wireless
11 26 (13.00%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (12.50%) VLAN
13 24 (12.00%) DHCP
13 24 (12.00%) BGP
14 21 (10.50%) OSPF
15 20 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (9.00%) Internet
17 17 (8.50%) WLAN
18 15 (7.50%) EIGRP
19 12 (6.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.50%) DB2
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
General
1 26 (13.00%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Banking
3 15 (7.50%) Law
4 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.50%) Retail
6 4 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Local Government
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.00%) JSON
2 2 (1.00%) WAP
2 2 (1.00%) REST
3 1 (0.50%) SOAP
3 1 (0.50%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.00%) e-Health
3 5 (2.50%) IVR
3 5 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.50%) SecurID
4 3 (1.50%) NHS
5 2 (1.00%) PKI
5 2 (1.00%) DTV
5 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.00%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.50%) Open Source
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.50%) Windows
2 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.00%) Linux
5 12 (6.00%) UNIX
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.50%) Solaris
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.50%) AIX
7 3 (1.50%) SUSE
8 2 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (9.00%) Load Balancing
1 18 (9.00%) Change Management
2 16 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (7.50%) ITIL
4 13 (6.50%) Network Management
5 12 (6.00%) Network Architecture
5 12 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (5.50%) Workflow
7 9 (4.50%) Asset Management
7 9 (4.50%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.00%) Service Management
9 7 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.50%) Fault Management
10 6 (3.00%) Validation
10 6 (3.00%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (3.00%) Change Control
11 5 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (2.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.00%) SQL
2 2 (1.00%) VB
2 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.50%) C
3 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 76 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (26.00%) CCNA
3 42 (21.00%) CCNP
4 30 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.00%) CISM
7 9 (4.50%) CISSP
8 8 (4.00%) CCSA
9 7 (3.50%) CCSE
10 6 (3.00%) CCSP
11 5 (2.50%) CCIE
11 5 (2.50%) Degree
12 4 (2.00%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.50%) ISEB
13 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.00%) JNCIA
14 2 (1.00%) CCVP
14 2 (1.00%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.00%) MCSE
14 2 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.50%) SLA
2 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.50%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.50%) vSphere
4 3 (1.50%) XenApp
4 3 (1.50%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (1.50%) Firmware
4 3 (1.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.00%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.00%) UAG
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.50%) Snort
6 1 (0.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (4.50%) MOM
2 5 (2.50%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (2.00%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.50%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.50%) WSUS
4 3 (1.50%) SCCM
4 3 (1.50%) SCOM
5 2 (1.00%) Nessus
5 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 105 (52.50%) Cisco
2 42 (21.00%) CheckPoint
3 35 (17.50%) Juniper
4 25 (12.50%) F5
5 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
5 23 (11.50%) SolarWinds
6 22 (11.00%) HP
7 21 (10.50%) VMware
8 18 (9.00%) Citrix
8 18 (9.00%) Avaya
9 16 (8.00%) Blue Coat
10 14 (7.00%) Riverbed
11 11 (5.50%) BT
12 10 (5.00%) Nokia
13 9 (4.50%) Tufin
13 9 (4.50%) Fortinet
14 8 (4.00%) Nortel
15 7 (3.50%) Oracle
15 7 (3.50%) Remedy
15 7 (3.50%) CA
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