Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 124 106
Rank change year-on-year +39 -18 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Design 18 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.21% 0.38% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.46% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 25
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £470 £438 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% -16.67% +25.37%
10th Percentile £388 £424 £400
90th Percentile £499 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £20.66 -
% change year-on-year +117.86% - -

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 1,300 1,731 1,639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.48% 83.30% 84.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 898 801
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £227 £255 £259
90th Percentile £613 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 73 47
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.58 £14.05 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.15% -12.19% +8.33%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.30 £10.08
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.00 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% -9.68%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 May 2019. 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 +34 17 £470 +7.43%
Network Design
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 12 (66.67%) WAN
1 12 (66.67%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) CCIE
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
5 7 (38.89%) Internet
5 7 (38.89%) High Availability
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
6 6 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) eTOM
6 6 (33.33%) TOGAF

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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SAN
1 12 (66.67%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Internet
4 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
5 6 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) IMAP
6 5 (27.78%) SMTP
7 3 (16.67%) PBX
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (11.11%) MPLS
8 2 (11.11%) NX-OS
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 5 (27.78%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Architect
2 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Network Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Network Design Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Telephony Architect
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) e-Health
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 6 (33.33%) eTOM
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
3 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCIE
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HAZOP
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto