The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Design
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.10% 0.93% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.33% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £321 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +2.05% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £43.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -23.25% +10.25%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 331 225 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 86.88% 69.88% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 106 112
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.98 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Basingstoke

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Basingstoke

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
5 4 (36.36%) JNCIS
5 4 (36.36%) Brocade
5 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Junos
5 4 (36.36%) F5
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
6 3 (27.27%) Motorola
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Access
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) IPsec
6 3 (27.27%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) LTE

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Junos
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) LTE
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) MVNO
5 3 (27.27%) SCTP
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) Frame Relay
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Engineering Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) IP Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CESG
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIS
5 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Opsview
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
4 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
4 3 (27.27%) Motorola
5 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk