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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 108 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Contract jobs citing Network Design 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.60% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.75% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
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£415 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+19.60% -11.25%
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
1796 1338 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.42% 79.98% 75.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1309 871 625
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -29 5 £415 +18.57% 2
Wakefield - 1 £400 -
Network Design
Yorkshire

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design.

1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 10 (45.45%) BGP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) CCDP
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Kanban
6 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
6 7 (31.82%) nginx
6 7 (31.82%) SimpleDB
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon S3
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) hybris
6 7 (31.82%) Puppet
6 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
6 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
6 7 (31.82%) Redis
6 7 (31.82%) Route 53
6 7 (31.82%) Couchbase
6 7 (31.82%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Design also 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 that cited Network Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Apache
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
1 7 (31.82%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon S3
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (31.82%) Route 53
1 7 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) BGP
2 8 (36.36%) Internet
3 7 (31.82%) WLAN
3 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
3 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (22.73%) DMZ
5 5 (22.73%) DMVPN
6 4 (18.18%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 2 (9.09%) VPN
8 2 (9.09%) Junos
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 2 (9.09%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
1 7 (31.82%) SimpleDB
1 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
1 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
1 7 (31.82%) Redis
1 7 (31.82%) Couchbase
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Network Design Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
1 7 (31.82%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) DTV
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
1 7 (31.82%) Service Management
1 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
1 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (31.82%) Kanban
1 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
1 7 (31.82%) TDD
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
2 2 (9.09%) Change Control
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
1 6 (27.27%) Lisp
1 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCDP
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CCIP
6 1 (4.55%) CWNA
6 1 (4.55%) CWSP
6 1 (4.55%) CWAP
6 1 (4.55%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (31.82%) HAProxy
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Salt
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (22.73%) OPNET
3 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) hybris
3 6 (27.27%) F5
3 6 (27.27%) TippingPoint
3 6 (27.27%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) BMC
4 5 (22.73%) Motorola
4 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.09%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade