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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 9 August 2022 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
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 155 129
Rank change year-on-year -28 -26 +88
Contract jobs citing Network Management 10 6 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
10th Percentile £338 £372 £477
25th Percentile £394 £385 £480
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £415 £500
Median % change year-on-year +44.58% -17.00% +10.19%
75th Percentile £700 £440 £530
90th Percentile £741 £451 £595
Central London median daily rate £600 £415 £510
% change year-on-year +44.58% -18.63% +14.22%

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 4,127 3,153 1,986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.67% 91.26% 89.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,923 2,320 1,458
10th Percentile £375 £363 £338
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £700 £650 £601
90th Percentile £779 £725 £686
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £520
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 40 37
10th Percentile £17.90 £11.15 £12.62
25th Percentile £24.06 £14.81 £17.00
Median hourly rate £45.37 £25.25 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year +79.68% -32.67% +96.08%
75th Percentile £57.50 £35.00 £46.00
90th Percentile £77.53 £67.98 £54.10
Central London median hourly rate £42.87 £23.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year +84.59% -35.49% +82.28%

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 9 August 2022.

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 9 August 2022, 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 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) AWS
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) CA
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) BGP
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) HSRP
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) Multicast
4 1 (10.00%) SNA
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (20.00%) Architectural Design
2 2 (20.00%) Architecture Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Community of Practice
2 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (20.00%) Design Thinking
2 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
2 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Thinking
2 2 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CA
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Arista
3 1 (10.00%) Aruba
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) VMware