The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 117 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Management 32 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Median daily rate £388 £315 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -33.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £315 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £343 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+91.48% +10.58%
Network Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2602 1797 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.54% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1103 975
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.35 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Network Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region.

Network Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Network Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region.

Network Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Shropshire - 19 £388 - 2
Solihull - 7 - -
Birmingham -15 1 £325 +3.17% 1
Coventry - 1 £588 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £100 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) Firewall
3 22 (55.00%) CSS
4 20 (50.00%) ITIL
5 18 (45.00%) ITIL V3
6 17 (42.50%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (40.00%) User Experience
7 16 (40.00%) Riverbed
7 16 (40.00%) Fortinet
7 16 (40.00%) BMC
8 15 (37.50%) CheckPoint
8 15 (37.50%) OPNET
8 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
8 15 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 14 (35.00%) F5
9 14 (35.00%) BIG-IP
9 14 (35.00%) OSPF
9 14 (35.00%) Juniper
9 14 (35.00%) Nokia
9 14 (35.00%) BGP
9 14 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) Visualisation
11 12 (30.00%) Network Architecture
12 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
13 10 (25.00%) C#
13 10 (25.00%) HTML
13 10 (25.00%) SOAP

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) BGP
2 14 (35.00%) BIG-IP
2 14 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (35.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 14 (35.00%) OSPF
3 6 (15.00%) LAN
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
4 5 (12.50%) SNMP
4 5 (12.50%) TACACS
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) DNS
5 4 (10.00%) VLAN
5 4 (10.00%) VoIP
5 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.00%) WPA2
6 3 (7.50%) Converged Networks
7 2 (5.00%) BT 21CN
7 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Monitoring Specialist
1 12 (30.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
1 12 (30.00%) Network Specialist
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Network Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Wireless Architect
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Design Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) CSS
2 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) CSS3
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) HTML5
2 10 (25.00%) React
2 10 (25.00%) REST
2 10 (25.00%) SOAP
2 10 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 8 (20.00%) Middleware
4 4 (10.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) User Experience
2 12 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.00%) CMDB
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) ITIL V3
3 17 (42.50%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 13 (32.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (30.00%) Network Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
10 3 (7.50%) Network Design
11 2 (5.00%) Data Validation
11 2 (5.00%) ITSM
11 2 (5.00%) Matrix Management
11 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
11 2 (5.00%) Service Management
11 2 (5.00%) Validation
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) CCNA
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) CCDP
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (2.50%) CCDA
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) OPNET
2 4 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (10.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) BMC
2 16 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 16 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 15 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 15 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 14 (35.00%) F5
4 14 (35.00%) Juniper
4 14 (35.00%) Nokia
5 5 (12.50%) CA
5 5 (12.50%) SevOne
6 4 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.50%) BT
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.50%) Aruba
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) Orchard
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