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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Manager
UK
Rank 502 553 505
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 95 76 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 64
Median daily rate £470 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £30.94 - £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.50

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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 February 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 26 February 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 +48 91 £475 +11.76% 16
South East +35 30 £475 +13.09% 9
London +14 30 £475 +5.55% 4
West Midlands +11 15 £409 -9.66%
Berkshire +16 8 £750 +110.52%
Solihull +5 8 £275 -
Reading +26 7 - -
East of England +2 6 £400 -13.97% 1
West Sussex -3 6 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £475 - 1
Hampshire +10 4 £363 -12.12% 5
Scotland +28 3 £200 -
Yorkshire +20 3 £425 +30.76% 1
West Yorkshire +16 3 £425 +30.76%
Crawley +9 3 £475 -
South West +4 3 £523 +39.33%
Oxford - 3 £500 - 1
Shropshire +25 2 £454 -
Telford +23 2 £454 -
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £400 -13.97%
City of London +2 2 £500 +21.21%
Coventry -1 2 £391 -13.05%
Warwickshire - 2 £423 -
Devon - 2 £523 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £200 -
Motherwell - 2 £200 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £580 -
Exeter - 2 £523 -
Ipswich - 2 - -

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 66 (37.93%) Project Management
2 58 (33.33%) Cisco
3 48 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 45 (25.86%) LAN
5 40 (22.99%) ITIL
6 37 (21.26%) Firewall
6 37 (21.26%) Telecoms
7 36 (20.69%) WAN
8 31 (17.82%) Finance
9 25 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (13.22%) Data Centre
11 22 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (12.64%) Network Security
12 21 (12.07%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
14 19 (10.92%) CheckPoint
15 18 (10.34%) Migration
15 18 (10.34%) CCNP
15 18 (10.34%) Security Cleared
15 18 (10.34%) ITIL V3
16 16 (9.20%) SC Cleared
16 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
17 15 (8.62%) Windows
17 15 (8.62%) Network Management
17 15 (8.62%) F5
18 14 (8.05%) MS Project
18 14 (8.05%) PMI Certification
18 14 (8.05%) Management Information System
18 14 (8.05%) Change Management
19 13 (7.47%) Service Management

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 (1.15%) TPMS
2 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.05%) MS Project
3 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.30%) IaaS
1 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Akamai
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.86%) LAN
2 37 (21.26%) Firewall
3 36 (20.69%) WAN
4 22 (12.64%) Network Security
5 21 (12.07%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (6.90%) MPLS
6 12 (6.90%) VPN
7 10 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (5.75%) LTE
7 10 (5.75%) VoLTE
8 9 (5.17%) Internet
9 8 (4.60%) Wireless
10 5 (2.87%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.87%) FWSM
10 5 (2.87%) VoIP
11 4 (2.30%) Broadband
11 4 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (2.30%) OSPF
11 4 (2.30%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.30%) VLAN
General
1 37 (21.26%) Telecoms
2 31 (17.82%) Finance
3 11 (6.32%) Banking
4 7 (4.02%) Retail
5 4 (2.30%) Automotive
6 3 (1.72%) Back Office
6 3 (1.72%) Marketing
6 3 (1.72%) Publishing
7 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) German Language
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) CMDB
4 5 (2.87%) PMI
5 4 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.72%) CCTV
6 3 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.15%) IPTV
7 2 (1.15%) NHS
7 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.57%) BYOD
8 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.62%) Windows
2 6 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) Unix
4 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.93%) Project Management
2 48 (27.59%) PRINCE2
3 40 (22.99%) ITIL
4 22 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 18 (10.34%) Migration
6 15 (8.62%) Network Management
7 14 (8.05%) Change Management
8 13 (7.47%) Service Management
9 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.17%) Process Improvement
10 9 (5.17%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.60%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.60%) Network Design
11 8 (4.60%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.02%) Programme Management
12 7 (4.02%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (10.34%) CCNP
2 18 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.20%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.05%) PMI Certification
5 12 (6.90%) CCNA
5 12 (6.90%) Degree
6 11 (6.32%) PMP
7 7 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.72%) CCIE
9 3 (1.72%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.15%) APMP
10 2 (1.15%) CISM
10 2 (1.15%) CISSP
11 1 (0.57%) MCITP
11 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) PMO
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.30%) QA
3 2 (1.15%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
4 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.57%) Forum Sentry
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 58 (33.33%) Cisco
2 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.92%) CheckPoint
4 15 (8.62%) F5
5 13 (7.47%) Juniper
6 12 (6.90%) VMware
7 10 (5.75%) Ericsson
7 10 (5.75%) Remedy
8 6 (3.45%) Aruba
8 6 (3.45%) BT
8 6 (3.45%) Meraki
9 5 (2.87%) Citrix
9 5 (2.87%) HP
9 5 (2.87%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.30%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.72%) NetApp
11 3 (1.72%) OpenLink
12 2 (1.15%) EMC
12 2 (1.15%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.15%) Tandberg
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Rate: negotiable based on exp
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
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Rate: negotiable based on exp
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
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