Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 210 243
Rank change year-on-year +81 +33 -24
Contract jobs citing Network Management 6 32 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 9
Median daily rate £508 £454 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.85% +6.76% +39.00%
10th Percentile £482 £378 £363
90th Percentile £605 £625 £490
Central London median daily rate £520 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +16.46% +5.06% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 1,965 5,854 6,133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.16% 90.02% 88.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,367 4,578 4,845
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £338 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 74 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.67 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.37% +10.51% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £13.27
90th Percentile £51.55 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +0.05%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Network Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Network Management in the City of London

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Network Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VBScript
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) SNMP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) BGP

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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) DNA
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) Lisp
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (16.67%) NCSC
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) TrustSec
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Lumension
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec