The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Network Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Consultant
Rank 600 550 588
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Consultant 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £575 £500 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Senior Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Senior Network Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Consultant
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 3 £575 +15.00%
London -36 2 £519 +3.75%
South East - 1 £575 -
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1

Senior Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Network Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) IPv4
3 3 (33.33%) IPv6
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) CTI
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 3 (33.33%) WFM
3 3 (33.33%) IVR
4 2 (22.22%) Local Government
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP

Senior Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Network Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) IPv4
3 3 (33.33%) IPv6
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) CTI
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) WFM
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) F5