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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Manager
UK
Rank 522 531 505
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 78 87 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 59
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 £334 £322 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £351
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +17 75 £450 +5.88% 19
London +17 28 £430 -6.52% 9
South East +19 20 £450 +5.88% 2
West Midlands -4 13 £406 -10.22% 4
Berkshire +8 12 £450 +23.28% 1
Reading +15 10 - -
West Yorkshire +18 6 £425 +30.76%
Yorkshire +12 6 £425 +30.76% 3
East of England +6 5 £500 +21.21%
Solihull -8 4 £275 -
Scotland +26 3 £200 -
Leeds +5 3 £400 +23.07%
Warwickshire - 3 £450 -
Hampshire +6 2 £388 -18.42% 1
South West +6 2 £523 +41.21%
West Sussex +5 2 £467 +86.60%
Essex +2 2 £500 +25.00%
Birmingham -4 2 £419 -7.45% 1
Devon - 2 £523 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Exeter - 2 £523 -
Motherwell - 2 £200 -
Ipswich - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £200 -
Basingstoke +11 1 £350 -6.66% 1
Newbury +7 1 - -
Twickenham +1 1 £220 -
Coventry -13 1 £360 +30.90% 1
City of London -13 1 £525 +27.27% 1
Shropshire - 1 £513 - 2

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 61 (36.97%) Cisco
2 58 (35.15%) Project Management
3 48 (29.09%) Firewall
4 47 (28.48%) PRINCE2
5 43 (26.06%) LAN
6 40 (24.24%) ITIL
7 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
8 34 (20.61%) Finance
8 34 (20.61%) WAN
9 28 (16.97%) Network Security
10 26 (15.76%) Data Centre
11 25 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (13.94%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (12.73%) Security Cleared
13 21 (12.73%) ITIL V3
14 20 (12.12%) Migration
15 19 (11.52%) Microsoft
15 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
16 18 (10.91%) CheckPoint
17 17 (10.30%) CCNP
18 16 (9.70%) F5
19 15 (9.09%) VPN
20 14 (8.48%) Windows
20 14 (8.48%) Juniper
20 14 (8.48%) VMware
20 14 (8.48%) Network Management
21 13 (7.88%) Management Information System
21 13 (7.88%) PMI Certification
21 13 (7.88%) CCNA

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 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) TPMS
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.27%) MS Project
3 2 (1.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Akamai
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (29.09%) Firewall
2 43 (26.06%) LAN
3 34 (20.61%) WAN
4 28 (16.97%) Network Security
5 23 (13.94%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (9.09%) VPN
7 13 (7.88%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (6.67%) MPLS
9 10 (6.06%) Internet
9 10 (6.06%) Wireless
10 9 (5.45%) LTE
10 9 (5.45%) VoLTE
11 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
12 7 (4.24%) DNS
13 6 (3.64%) DHCP
13 6 (3.64%) Ethernet
13 6 (3.64%) VoIP
14 5 (3.03%) FWSM
15 4 (2.42%) OSPF
15 4 (2.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 34 (20.61%) Finance
3 9 (5.45%) Banking
4 5 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Automotive
5 2 (1.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.21%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.76%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.88%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) CMDB
5 4 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.82%) PMI
6 3 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
7 2 (1.21%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) CCTV
8 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.61%) EMV
8 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.61%) IPTV
8 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.48%) Windows
2 5 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.42%) Unix
4 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.15%) Project Management
2 47 (28.48%) PRINCE2
3 40 (24.24%) ITIL
4 23 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.73%) ITIL V3
6 20 (12.12%) Migration
7 14 (8.48%) Network Management
8 11 (6.67%) Change Management
9 10 (6.06%) Programme Management
9 10 (6.06%) Service Management
10 9 (5.45%) Change Control
10 9 (5.45%) Network Design
11 8 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.85%) Process Improvement
11 8 (4.85%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.24%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.24%) PRINCE
12 7 (4.24%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
4 17 (10.30%) CCNP
5 13 (7.88%) CCNA
5 13 (7.88%) PMI Certification
6 10 (6.06%) PMP
7 9 (5.45%) Degree
8 8 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.82%) CCIE
11 3 (1.82%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.21%) CISM
12 2 (1.21%) CISSP
13 1 (0.61%) MCITP
13 1 (0.61%) MCSA
13 1 (0.61%) MCSE
13 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.42%) SLA
4 3 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.21%) RMADS
6 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.42%) vSphere
4 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (1.82%) SmoothWall
2 2 (1.21%) Nessus
2 2 (1.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.61%) WSUS
3 1 (0.61%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 61 (36.97%) Cisco
2 19 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.91%) CheckPoint
4 16 (9.70%) F5
5 14 (8.48%) Juniper
5 14 (8.48%) VMware
6 9 (5.45%) Ericsson
6 9 (5.45%) Remedy
7 7 (4.24%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.64%) Aruba
8 6 (3.64%) BT
8 6 (3.64%) Meraki
9 4 (2.42%) Citrix
9 4 (2.42%) HP
9 4 (2.42%) NetApp
10 3 (1.82%) Avaya
10 3 (1.82%) OpenLink
10 3 (1.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.21%) Qualys
11 2 (1.21%) Tandberg
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £520 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £372.00 - £418.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £20 to £28 per hour 4 Months +
Posted: 5 days ago