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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Manager
Rank 579 523 531
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 64 113 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 66 58
Median daily rate £438 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -50 62 £451 +12.62% 20
London -3 27 £500 +21.21% 6
South East -20 15 £475 +7.95% 4
Hampshire +11 11 £483 +7.22% 1
North West -15 6 £394 +13.30% 1
East of England +12 5 £475 +72.72% 1
Basingstoke -3 5 - -
Manchester -7 5 £388 +38.39% 1
West Midlands -40 4 £353 -3.09% 3
City of London +45 3 £400 -1.53% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £475 +75.92%
Yorkshire +6 3 £400 - 1
Cambridge +20 2 £475 +79.24%
Warwickshire -6 2 £425 -
Nuneaton - 2 £425 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Hook - 2 £385 -
Hertfordshire +12 1 - -
Somerset +7 1 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 - -
Crawley 0 1 £475 +4.10% 1
Leeds -1 1 - -
Liverpool -2 1 £400 -3.03%
Merseyside -3 1 £400 -3.03%
South West -5 1 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire -11 1 - -
Berkshire -12 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -14 1 - -
West Sussex -15 1 £475 +4.10% 1
Solihull -18 1 £270 -

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 53 (33.13%) Project Management
2 51 (31.88%) WAN
2 51 (31.88%) Cisco
3 42 (26.25%) LAN
4 36 (22.50%) Telecoms
5 34 (21.25%) Finance
6 32 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 30 (18.75%) ITIL
8 29 (18.13%) Firewall
8 29 (18.13%) Data Centre
9 26 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (15.00%) Network Security
11 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (12.50%) VPN
12 19 (11.88%) CCNP
12 19 (11.88%) Migration
13 17 (10.63%) Change Management
14 15 (9.38%) MPLS
15 14 (8.75%) CheckPoint
16 13 (8.13%) Security Cleared
17 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
17 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
17 12 (7.50%) Windows
17 12 (7.50%) Network Management
18 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 11 (6.88%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (6.88%) VoIP
18 11 (6.88%) Citrix
18 11 (6.88%) Juniper

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 8 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.00%) MS Project
3 6 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.13%) MS Office
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Primavera
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.63%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (31.88%) WAN
2 42 (26.25%) LAN
3 29 (18.13%) Firewall
4 24 (15.00%) Network Security
5 20 (12.50%) VPN
6 15 (9.38%) MPLS
7 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
8 11 (6.88%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (6.88%) VoIP
9 10 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (5.63%) Unified Communications
11 8 (5.00%) BGP
11 8 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (4.38%) 3G
12 7 (4.38%) DNS
12 7 (4.38%) OSPF
12 7 (4.38%) SSL
13 6 (3.75%) EIGRP
13 6 (3.75%) VLAN
13 6 (3.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 36 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 34 (21.25%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Back Office
5 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.88%) Advertising
6 3 (1.88%) Law
6 3 (1.88%) Legal
7 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.50%) BYOD
3 4 (2.50%) iSeries
3 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.50%) PKI
4 3 (1.88%) iPad
4 3 (1.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.25%) Blog
5 2 (1.25%) Life Science
5 2 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.63%) CCTV
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.63%) Statistics
6 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.50%) Windows
2 7 (4.38%) Windows Server
2 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.13%) Unix
4 3 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.13%) Project Management
2 32 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 30 (18.75%) ITIL
4 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.88%) Migration
6 17 (10.63%) Change Management
7 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (7.50%) Network Management
7 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (5.63%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.63%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.00%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.00%) Line Management
10 8 (5.00%) People Management
10 8 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 8 (5.00%) Resource Management
10 8 (5.00%) Service Management
11 7 (4.38%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.50%) C
2 2 (1.25%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.88%) CCNP
3 13 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.25%) CCNA
4 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.63%) Degree
6 6 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.50%) PMP
9 3 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.88%) CCIE
9 3 (1.88%) CCSP
9 3 (1.88%) CISSP
9 3 (1.88%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.25%) CCENT
10 2 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.25%) CISMP
10 2 (1.25%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) SLA
2 6 (3.75%) QA
3 5 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.13%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.50%) XenApp
2 4 (2.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) SmoothWall
1 5 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.50%) SCCM
3 2 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) Nessus
4 1 (0.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (31.88%) Cisco
2 14 (8.75%) CheckPoint
3 11 (6.88%) Citrix
3 11 (6.88%) Juniper
4 8 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.75%) HP
5 6 (3.75%) VMware
6 5 (3.13%) Clearswift
6 5 (3.13%) F5
6 5 (3.13%) IBM
7 4 (2.50%) BT
7 4 (2.50%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.88%) Avaya
8 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.25%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.25%) Brocade
9 2 (1.25%) Huawei
9 2 (1.25%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle
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