Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 20 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 57 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -
Contract jobs citing Network Design 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.43% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Cambridge median daily rate £168 £195 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.10% -55.43% -
10th Percentile £151 £193 £414
90th Percentile £184 £198 £471
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £168 £195 £438
% change year-on-year -14.10% -55.43% +82.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 584 509 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 83.67% 82.63% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 259 545
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £217 £247 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 53 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.18% +0.96% +41.36%
10th Percentile £17.09 £14.63 £14.18
90th Percentile £52.88 £59.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +108.33% -34.55%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Cambridge

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 2 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Deep Learning
1 2 (66.67%) TensorFlow
1 2 (66.67%) Torch
1 2 (66.67%) MXNet
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MXNet
1 2 (66.67%) TensorFlow
1 2 (66.67%) Torch
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Deep Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) VMware