The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 58 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Design 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.86% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.56% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £102.50
% change year-on-year
+91.11% -78.04%
Network Design
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
549 535 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.65% 77.42% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 374 275
Average daily rate £368 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Design across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Swindon +3 6 £425 - 2
Network Design
South West

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Network Security
5 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 5 (33.33%) CCIE
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (26.67%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) CISSP
7 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) SLA
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
8 3 (20.00%) CCDP
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) IronPort
8 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
9 2 (13.33%) Telepresence

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) Telepresence
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
4 2 (13.33%) XCAP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.67%) LTE
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RF Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) High Availability
1 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) MapBasic
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) CCDP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) CCSE
7 1 (6.67%) CCDA
7 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) IronPort
6 2 (13.33%) Actix
6 2 (13.33%) Brocade
6 2 (13.33%) Intel
6 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) NetIQ
7 1 (6.67%) Anite
7 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 1 (6.67%) Huawei
7 1 (6.67%) ION Trading
7 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
7 1 (6.67%) Nokia
7 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire