The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 25 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 Management
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 58 76
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 1.07% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.30% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £370 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £340
% change year-on-year -4.43% +7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.80 £41.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.51% +80.43%  

Network Management 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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 677 690 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.66% 82.14% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 511 585
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Bristol

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Bristol

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 7 (100.00%) IronPort
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) FWSM
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia
3 3 (42.86%) PPP
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) FWSM
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) PPP
3 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Network Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
1 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) IronPort
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) F5