The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Support
Rank 610 654 630
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Support 10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.006% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £463 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £365 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Senior Network Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Network Support
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Support within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +14 9 £463 +8.82% 1
London -7 7 £463 -7.50%
South East +25 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £463 -
Telford - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Senior Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Senior Network Support 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 Senior Network Support in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
1 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) VPN
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Juniper
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) tcpdump
6 8 (42.11%) Junos
6 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
6 8 (42.11%) MS Office
6 8 (42.11%) DNS
6 8 (42.11%) DHCP
6 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
7 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 7 (36.84%) DMZ
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (31.58%) HSRP
8 6 (31.58%) Wireless
8 6 (31.58%) OSPF
8 6 (31.58%) VRRP
9 5 (26.32%) IPsec
9 5 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
10 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) CCSA
10 4 (21.05%) LAN
11 3 (15.79%) VoIP
11 3 (15.79%) SLA

Senior Network Support 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
1 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) Junos
3 8 (42.11%) tcpdump
3 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (36.84%) DMZ
4 7 (36.84%) WAN
5 6 (31.58%) HSRP
5 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) VRRP
5 6 (31.58%) Wireless
6 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 5 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) VoIP
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCSA
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
1 1 (5.26%) KVM
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.26%) Postfix
1 1 (5.26%) Squid
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) CheckPoint
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Tandberg
4 1 (5.26%) TOWER Software