Period
to 21 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a Network Administrator was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 Administrator
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 464 760 870
Rank change year-on-year +296 +110 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 4 40 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.050% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.053% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 6
Median daily rate £450 £338 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -17.18% +35.83%
UK median daily rate £450 £350 £408
% change year-on-year +28.57% -14.11% +35.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 23,785 75,770 88,934
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.69% 94.17% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,211 50,319 59,063
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 2,519 2,866
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +8.28% -1.23%
10th Percentile £11.63 £11.17 £11.12
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -3.74%

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Network Administrator in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Administrator in England.

Daily rate trend for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network Administrator in England.

Hourly rate trend for Network Administrator in England

Network Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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
London +196 3 £450 +24.14%
South East +199 1 - - 2
Network Administrator
UK

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, Network Administrator 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 England region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Genesys
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management

Network Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Genesys