The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Designer
Rank 588 617 619
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Designer 32 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.072% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.076% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Median daily rate £275 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £370 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-42.10% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Network Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Network Designer in the job title.

Network Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Network Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Designer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 30 £175 -63.15% 4
West Midlands -9 13 - -
Solihull -3 9 - -
South East +20 7 £325 -31.57% 2
Berkshire +5 5 £325 -12.16% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £175 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £175 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £175 -
Sheffield - 4 £175 -
Leeds - 4 £175 -
Reading +4 3 £325 -10.95%
London -15 3 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £315 -
County Antrim - 2 £315 -
Belfast - 2 £315 -
Hampshire +21 1 - - 1
South West +10 1 £275 -
Wiltshire -3 1 £275 -
North West - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 £470 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £275 -
Crawley - 1 - -

Network Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Network Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Network Designer in the job title.

1 44 (68.75%) Cisco
2 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (43.75%) Juniper
4 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
4 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
5 24 (37.50%) Migration
6 23 (35.94%) CCNP
7 21 (32.81%) WAN
7 21 (32.81%) Network Design
8 19 (29.69%) Firewall
9 18 (28.13%) LAN
10 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
11 13 (20.31%) BGP
12 12 (18.75%) Wireless
13 11 (17.19%) CCDP
13 11 (17.19%) VPN
13 11 (17.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (17.19%) F5
14 10 (15.63%) NetScaler
14 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (14.06%) Brocade
15 9 (14.06%) CCDA
16 8 (12.50%) X.21
16 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.50%) CCNA
16 8 (12.50%) PBX
16 8 (12.50%) VMware
16 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
17 6 (9.38%) Network Security

Network Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) WAN
2 19 (29.69%) Firewall
3 18 (28.13%) LAN
4 13 (20.31%) BGP
5 12 (18.75%) Wireless
6 11 (17.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (17.19%) VPN
7 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (15.63%) NetScaler
8 8 (12.50%) PBX
8 8 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
8 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (12.50%) X.21
9 6 (9.38%) Network Security
10 5 (7.81%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (7.81%) DNS
10 5 (7.81%) NX-OS
10 5 (7.81%) OSPF
10 5 (7.81%) VLAN
10 5 (7.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Local Government
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.56%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Migration
2 21 (32.81%) Network Design
3 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.25%) Network Management
5 3 (4.69%) Server Building
5 3 (4.69%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.13%) eTOM
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL
6 2 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) SIEM
6 2 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.56%) SOA
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
2 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
3 23 (35.94%) CCNP
4 11 (17.19%) CCDP
5 9 (14.06%) CCDA
6 8 (12.50%) CCNA
7 5 (7.81%) CCIE
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.56%) CISSP
9 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Nagios
1 2 (3.13%) OpenView
2 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) Cisco
2 28 (43.75%) Juniper
3 11 (17.19%) F5
4 9 (14.06%) Brocade
5 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.50%) VMware
6 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.81%) Oracle
8 4 (6.25%) Avaya
8 4 (6.25%) Citrix
8 4 (6.25%) HP
9 3 (4.69%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.13%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.13%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.56%) Aruba
11 1 (1.56%) Foundry
11 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.56%) Verint
11 1 (1.56%) ZyXEL
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