Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Support was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 Support
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 202 176
Rank change year-on-year -6 -26 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 2 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.039% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
East of England median daily rate £375 £200 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -29.82% +23.24%
10th Percentile £363 £165 £152
90th Percentile £388 £336 £315
England median daily rate £280 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +1.82% -15.38% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £16.43 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.11% -17.70%
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -31.11% +21.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,791 4,743 4,661
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.03% 94.20% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,818 2,734 2,657
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +7.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £193 £213 £200
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 371 380
East of England median hourly rate £17.36 £18.00 £20.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.56% -11.42% -4.94%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.13 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.25 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.35 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.08% +4.11%

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Network Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Support in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 2 £375 -
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Network Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) RTCP
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) IGMP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (100.00%) RTCP
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware