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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design
Rank 116 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Contract jobs citing Network Design 2 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.088% 0.90% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£349 £325 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% -25.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £42.50 £44.60
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -4.70%
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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) POSIX
2 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Kanban
2 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) nginx
2 6 (42.86%) SimpleDB
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Route 53
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) IPv4
5 1 (7.14%) IPv6
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Junos
5 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) SimpleDB
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Redis
1 6 (42.86%) Couchbase
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Security Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Kanban
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCIP
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CWNA
5 1 (7.14%) CWSP
5 1 (7.14%) CWAP
5 1 (7.14%) CWNE
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (42.86%) HAProxy
1 6 (42.86%) Ansible
1 6 (42.86%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) OPNET
2 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Motorola
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) Brocade
2 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint