The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 112 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Specialist 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1931 1673 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.98% 94.73% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1139 897
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 59
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Specialist in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Specialist
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 Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 2 £450 +5.88% 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

Network Specialist
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) F5