The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 114 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Specialist 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1946 1910 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.10% 95.12% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1270 1140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 64
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Halifax -1 2 £425 -
Bradford - 1 £400 -
Network Specialist
Yorkshire

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Network Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCDA
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications

Network Specialist Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) F5