Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 23 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 Specialist
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 94 104
Contract jobs requiring a Network Specialist 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Cheshire median daily rate - £356 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.65% -
North West median daily rate £500 £475 £383
% change year-on-year +5.26% +24.18% +42.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1275 1368 1976
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 93.96% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 989 1314
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £257 £231 £266
90th Percentile £621 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 47 85
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £34.20 £28.50 £34.80
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.88% -20.00% +25.00%

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in Cheshire

Network Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Specialist in Cheshire