Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 6 months to 19 August 2018 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 121 104
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.26% 0.94% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.14% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £510 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.22% +27.50% -5.88%
South East median daily rate £525 £425 £448
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.03% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £57.50 -
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £57.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -16.82% +33.72% +10.26%

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,615 1,844 1,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.25% 82.84% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 846 890
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £229 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 58 53
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.79% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.35 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £77.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +1.12%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Buckinghamshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Milton Keynes -13 5 £438 -14.22% 1
Network Design
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) HP Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix