Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 24 January 2020 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 Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 246 240
Rank change year-on-year +54 -6 -21
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
City of London median daily rate £425 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £383 £353 £459
90th Percentile £608 £593 £644
Central London median daily rate £513 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +13.89% -14.29% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Network Management 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,342 6,029 6,372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.07% 88.14% 89.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,325 4,708 5,097
City of London median daily rate £514 £513 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.20% +2.40% +5.37%
10th Percentile £320 £319 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £510 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -0.49% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 66 65
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.94% -9.88%
10th Percentile £12.11 £13.00 £11.69
90th Percentile £52.25 £36.05 £34.95
Central London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +10.53%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) RAML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Availability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Network Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) Java SE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) RAML
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (16.67%) Iperf
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) VMware