The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Specialist
Rank - 639 620
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Specialist 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.011% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 -
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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Network Infrastructure Specialist 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 Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Telepresence
3 1 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

Network Infrastructure Specialist 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Telepresence
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware