Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £470 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 141 140
Rank change year-on-year -19 -1 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 11 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.58% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.62% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 24
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £428 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.94% +7.55% -4.79%
10th Percentile £425 £281 £320
90th Percentile £519 £508 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £423
% change year-on-year - +6.51% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,770 3,704 4,514
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.73% 92.62% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,020 1,989 2,426
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.60%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 170 242
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -27.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Network Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in Berkshire

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Manager in Berkshire

Network Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Manager in Berkshire

Network Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Manager within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +2 1 £500 -
Reading -9 1 £440 +53.04%
Newbury -15 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Manager
South East

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Network Manager 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 Berkshire region featuring Network Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Content Development
3 2 (18.18%) PMO
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) GxP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) FMCG
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Network Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Content Development
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) GxP
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
2 1 (9.09%) DocuSign
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft