The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 95 120 85
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Contract jobs citing Network Design 27 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.34% 0.088% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.11% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £349 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.60 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -0.09%
Network Design
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1723 1872 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.34% 82.54% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1329 842
Median daily rate £420 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.92 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Leeds - 23 £488 - 2
Wakefield -2 2 £375 -6.25%
Bradford - 2 £360 - 1
Network Design
Yorkshire

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (35.14%) CCNP
4 12 (32.43%) TOGAF
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (29.73%) Identity Management
5 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
5 11 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (29.73%) Protective Monitoring
5 11 (29.73%) Security Operations
6 9 (24.32%) Information Security
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (21.62%) Firewall
8 7 (18.92%) CISSP
8 7 (18.92%) EIGRP
8 7 (18.92%) OSPF
8 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.92%) CESG
8 7 (18.92%) CRISC
8 7 (18.92%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
9 6 (16.22%) F5
9 6 (16.22%) BGP
9 6 (16.22%) DMZ
9 6 (16.22%) HP
9 6 (16.22%) WLAN
10 5 (13.51%) CCNA

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
4 7 (18.92%) EIGRP
4 7 (18.92%) OSPF
5 6 (16.22%) BGP
5 6 (16.22%) DMZ
5 6 (16.22%) WLAN
6 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (10.81%) LAN
7 4 (10.81%) Network Security
7 4 (10.81%) VPN
7 4 (10.81%) WAN
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) Internet
8 3 (8.11%) SSL
8 3 (8.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Architect
1 15 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Security Architect
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Expert
6 4 (10.81%) Design Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Designer
8 2 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Designer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Switch Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) CESG
3 3 (8.11%) DataPower
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (32.43%) TOGAF
2 11 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (29.73%) Identity Management
2 11 (29.73%) Protective Monitoring
2 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
2 11 (29.73%) Security Operations
3 9 (24.32%) Information Security
4 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.41%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (35.14%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (18.92%) CISSP
3 7 (18.92%) CRISC
4 5 (13.51%) CCDP
4 5 (13.51%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.70%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) vCloud
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (8.11%) OPNET
2 2 (5.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) F5
2 6 (16.22%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) TippingPoint
4 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
5 3 (8.11%) BMC
5 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.11%) IBM
5 3 (8.11%) Motorola
5 3 (8.11%) Splunk
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) VMware
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL