Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Support was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 Support
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +95
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £200 £248 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.19% - -
East of England median daily rate £200 £280 £230
% change year-on-year -28.57% +21.74% -6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £17.50 £21.26
% change year-on-year -6.11% -17.70% -28.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1312 1058 1515
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 94.38% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 508 891
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £200 £169 £226
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 100 131
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.14% +35.37% -16.33%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
% change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Cambridgeshire

Network Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support in Cambridgeshire

Network Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support in Cambridgeshire

Network Support
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -2 3 £200 +37.93%
Peterborough -8 3 £285 -18.57%
Network Support
East of England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Network Support 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP