The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Manager
Rank 574 503 523
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 81 151 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 91 62
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £305 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £22.84 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Network Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -52 74 £450 +5.88% 12
London -23 29 £466 +0.75% 4
South East -9 17 £450 +8.43% 6
Berkshire -1 10 £425 +25.92% 3
North West +3 6 £438 +1.15% 1
West Midlands -29 6 - - 1
City of London +10 5 £450 -14.28% 1
Scotland +2 5 £338 -11.47% 1
Manchester -8 5 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire +8 4 £425 +44.06%
East Midlands -5 4 £423 -6.11%
Derbyshire - 4 £423 -
South West +12 3 £400 +12.67%
Reading +9 3 £288 -12.87% 1
Hampshire +6 3 £450 +11.11%
Bristol - 3 £400 -
Derby - 3 £470 -
Edinburgh +9 2 £350 -8.19%
East of England +3 2 £451 +0.27%
Slough +2 2 - - 1
Birmingham -9 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £625 -
West Sussex - 2 £500 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £450 -
Croydon - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
Telford - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £388 -
Milton Keynes +10 1 £750 +79.64%

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Network Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 48 (32.43%) Cisco
2 44 (29.73%) Project Management
3 40 (27.03%) Firewall
3 40 (27.03%) WAN
4 38 (25.68%) LAN
5 37 (25.00%) Finance
6 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
7 32 (21.62%) Telecoms
8 30 (20.27%) Network Security
9 27 (18.24%) PRINCE2
10 25 (16.89%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (14.86%) Migration
12 21 (14.19%) ITIL
13 19 (12.84%) VPN
14 18 (12.16%) CCNP
15 16 (10.81%) Security Cleared
16 15 (10.14%) CheckPoint
16 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (9.46%) Change Management
17 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
17 14 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (8.78%) ITIL V3
18 13 (8.78%) DNS
18 13 (8.78%) Kalman Filter
19 12 (8.11%) Windows
19 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
20 11 (7.43%) Juniper
20 11 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
21 10 (6.76%) VMware
21 10 (6.76%) MPLS

Network Manager 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 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
1 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.35%) TPMS
2 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
2 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.03%) Firewall
1 40 (27.03%) WAN
2 38 (25.68%) LAN
3 30 (20.27%) Network Security
4 19 (12.84%) VPN
5 14 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.78%) DNS
7 11 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (6.76%) DHCP
8 10 (6.76%) MPLS
8 10 (6.76%) SSL
8 10 (6.76%) VoIP
9 7 (4.73%) Internet
9 7 (4.73%) NetScaler
9 7 (4.73%) OSPF
9 7 (4.73%) Wireless
10 6 (4.05%) BGP
11 5 (3.38%) SAN
11 5 (3.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (25.00%) Finance
2 32 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.03%) Retail
6 2 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.35%) Law
6 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.05%) PKI
4 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.35%) Blog
5 2 (1.35%) BYOD
5 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) iPad
5 2 (1.35%) iSeries
5 2 (1.35%) Life Science
5 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.68%) CCTV
6 1 (0.68%) EMV
6 1 (0.68%) IPTV
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.11%) Windows
2 9 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.38%) Unix
3 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.03%) Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.73%) Project Management
2 27 (18.24%) PRINCE2
3 22 (14.86%) Migration
4 21 (14.19%) ITIL
5 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.46%) Change Management
7 13 (8.78%) ITIL V3
7 13 (8.78%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (6.76%) Change Control
8 10 (6.76%) People Management
9 9 (6.08%) Programme Management
9 9 (6.08%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.41%) SIEM
11 7 (4.73%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.05%) Information Security
12 6 (4.05%) Network Design
12 6 (4.05%) Service Management
12 6 (4.05%) Web Filtering
13 5 (3.38%) Application Rationalisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.35%) C
1 2 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (12.16%) CCNP
3 16 (10.81%) Security Cleared
4 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.08%) CCNA
5 9 (6.08%) Degree
6 8 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
7 7 (4.73%) PMP
8 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (3.38%) DBS Check
10 4 (2.70%) CCIE
11 3 (2.03%) CISSP
12 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.35%) CCENT
12 2 (1.35%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (1.35%) CISM
12 2 (1.35%) CISMP
12 2 (1.35%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.08%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.35%) RMADS
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.70%) vSphere
4 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.35%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.35%) XenApp
5 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) SmoothWall
2 5 (3.38%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.03%) Nessus
3 3 (2.03%) SCCM
4 2 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (32.43%) Cisco
2 15 (10.14%) CheckPoint
3 11 (7.43%) Juniper
4 10 (6.76%) VMware
5 9 (6.08%) F5
5 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.41%) Blue Coat
7 7 (4.73%) Clearswift
8 6 (4.05%) Avaya
9 5 (3.38%) Citrix
9 5 (3.38%) IBM
10 4 (2.70%) HP
11 3 (2.03%) BT
11 3 (2.03%) Qualys
12 2 (1.35%) AlienVault
12 2 (1.35%) Brocade
12 2 (1.35%) Kaspersky
13 1 (0.68%) ArcSight
13 1 (0.68%) Openreach
13 1 (0.68%) Splunk
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