Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 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.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 209 189
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 -
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.039% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median daily rate - - £275
England median daily rate £145 £190 £146
% change year-on-year -23.68% +29.91% -56.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £13.17 - £10.00
England median hourly rate £13.17 £26.05 £11.85
% change year-on-year -49.47% +119.85% -65.15%

Network+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,004 979 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.14% 19.17% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 488 542
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £205 £184 £205
90th Percentile £575 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 97 95
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -38.98% +37.05%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.25 £46.60
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +5.24%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in the East of England

Network+ Certification
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+ Certification in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network+ Certification in the East of England

Network+ Certification
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+ Certification in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network+ Certification in the East of England

Network+ Certification
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+ Certification within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Essex -14 5 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) Salt
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Robot Framework
5 1 (16.67%) API Design
5 1 (16.67%) git-flow
5 1 (16.67%) SANS
5 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (16.67%) CodeSonar
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

Network+ Certification
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 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
1 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) CodeSonar
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) git-flow
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Robot Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Django
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
1 1 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco