The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 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 Design
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.61% 1.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +25.55% +15.38%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 241 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 85.37% 92.69% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 194 108
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Croydon

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco VoIP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Akka
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) spray
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) VMware