The median contractor rate for a Network Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Analyst
UK / England
Rank 482 499 472
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 95 113 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 71 68
Median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £344 £325
% change year-on-year -1.81% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £19.16 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.35% +8.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.07 £12.72 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £28.50 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Network Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Analyst in England

Network Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Analyst in England

Network Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Analyst in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Analyst in England

Network Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Analyst in England

Network Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 40 £375 +3.44% 6
South East +22 31 £300 +1.18% 1
South West -8 8 £375 +7.14% 1
North West +6 6 - - 3
West Midlands +14 3 £400 +28.00% 1
East Midlands -3 3 £239 +16.46%
East of England -11 3 £400 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire +7 1 £425 -
Network Analyst
UK

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Network Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Analyst in the job title.

1 125 (68.68%) Cisco
2 92 (50.55%) Firewall
3 84 (46.15%) WAN
4 74 (40.66%) LAN
5 73 (40.11%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (33.52%) Network Security
7 55 (30.22%) CheckPoint
8 49 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (26.37%) Wireless
10 46 (25.27%) CCNA
11 44 (24.18%) Data Centre
12 43 (23.63%) CCNP
13 42 (23.08%) F5
14 39 (21.43%) VPN
15 36 (19.78%) MPLS
16 30 (16.48%) ITIL
16 30 (16.48%) Juniper
17 29 (15.93%) DNS
17 29 (15.93%) TCP/IP
18 28 (15.38%) BGP
19 25 (13.74%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (13.19%) Network Management
20 24 (13.19%) Finance
21 23 (12.64%) VoIP
21 23 (12.64%) DHCP
22 22 (12.09%) OSPF
23 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
24 19 (10.44%) Citrix
24 19 (10.44%) Windows
24 19 (10.44%) VMware

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.55%) IIS
1 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.20%) Office 365
2 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (50.55%) Firewall
2 84 (46.15%) WAN
3 74 (40.66%) LAN
4 61 (33.52%) Network Security
5 49 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
6 48 (26.37%) Wireless
7 39 (21.43%) VPN
8 36 (19.78%) MPLS
9 29 (15.93%) DNS
9 29 (15.93%) TCP/IP
10 28 (15.38%) BGP
11 25 (13.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (12.64%) DHCP
12 23 (12.64%) VoIP
13 22 (12.09%) OSPF
14 18 (9.89%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (9.89%) WLAN
15 15 (8.24%) Unified Communications
16 14 (7.69%) Ethernet
17 12 (6.59%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) JMeter
1 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (13.19%) Finance
2 17 (9.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (2.75%) Retail
5 3 (1.65%) Advertising
5 3 (1.65%) Law
6 2 (1.10%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.55%) Web Services
2 1 (0.55%) WSH
2 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.18%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.14%) IVR
4 8 (4.40%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.40%) NHS
5 7 (3.85%) Clustering
6 6 (3.30%) e-Health
6 6 (3.30%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.10%) User Experience
8 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.55%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.55%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.55%) FMCG
9 1 (0.55%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.44%) Windows
2 12 (6.59%) Linux
3 9 (4.95%) Unix
4 8 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.48%) ITIL
2 24 (13.19%) Network Management
3 16 (8.79%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 14 (7.69%) Network Design
5 13 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 12 (6.59%) Information Security
7 11 (6.04%) Workflow
8 10 (5.49%) Network Architecture
8 10 (5.49%) Time Management
9 9 (4.95%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (3.85%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.30%) Demand Management
11 6 (3.30%) Network Segmentation
11 6 (3.30%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.30%) Project Management
12 5 (2.75%) Change Management
12 5 (2.75%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.75%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.65%) Perl
2 2 (1.10%) SQL
3 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.55%) Python
3 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (40.11%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (25.27%) CCNA
3 43 (23.63%) CCNP
4 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
5 13 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.59%) CCSA
7 10 (5.49%) Degree
8 9 (4.95%) CCSE
9 8 (4.40%) CISSP
10 5 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (2.75%) CISM
10 5 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.20%) CCDA
11 4 (2.20%) CCDP
12 3 (1.65%) CCIE
12 3 (1.65%) CCSP
12 3 (1.65%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.65%) PMP
13 2 (1.10%) CEH
13 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) SLA
2 4 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.10%) EMIR
3 2 (1.10%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) GxP
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.20%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.10%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.30%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (3.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.65%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.65%) SCCM
5 1 (0.55%) AppManager
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
5 1 (0.55%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.55%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 125 (68.68%) Cisco
2 55 (30.22%) CheckPoint
3 42 (23.08%) F5
4 30 (16.48%) Juniper
5 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.44%) Citrix
6 19 (10.44%) VMware
7 16 (8.79%) Palo Alto
7 16 (8.79%) SolarWinds
8 15 (8.24%) Avaya
9 13 (7.14%) Blue Coat
10 12 (6.59%) Nokia
11 11 (6.04%) Remedy
12 10 (5.49%) Aruba
12 10 (5.49%) CA
13 9 (4.95%) Fortinet
14 8 (4.40%) Riverbed
15 7 (3.85%) HP
16 5 (2.75%) Splunk
17 4 (2.20%) Genesys