The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Network Manager
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 559 532
Rank change year-on-year +45 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 75 64 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 62
Median daily rate £415 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +9.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £530 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Manager in England

Network Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Midlands +38 19 £394 +11.70% 1
South East +32 19 £415 -12.63% 5
London -15 19 £450 -10.00% 8
South West +12 8 £415 -2.35%
East of England -5 5 £516 +8.68% 3
North West +19 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +24 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £325 -
Network Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Network Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 54 (33.96%) Cisco
2 53 (33.33%) Project Management
3 44 (27.67%) LAN
4 42 (26.42%) Telecoms
5 35 (22.01%) WAN
6 32 (20.13%) PRINCE2
7 29 (18.24%) Finance
8 26 (16.35%) ITIL
9 21 (13.21%) Firewall
10 18 (11.32%) Data Centre
10 18 (11.32%) PMP
11 17 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (8.81%) Service Management
12 14 (8.81%) Service Delivery
12 14 (8.81%) Migration
13 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (8.18%) CCNP
14 12 (7.55%) VPN
14 12 (7.55%) MPLS
14 12 (7.55%) Network Security
14 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
15 11 (6.92%) Juniper
15 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
15 11 (6.92%) Windows
16 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
16 10 (6.29%) PMI Certification
16 10 (6.29%) Degree
17 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
17 9 (5.66%) ITIL V3
17 9 (5.66%) F5

Network Manager 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:

Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (0.63%) G Suite
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.67%) LAN
2 35 (22.01%) WAN
3 21 (13.21%) Firewall
4 12 (7.55%) MPLS
4 12 (7.55%) Network Security
4 12 (7.55%) VPN
5 8 (5.03%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (3.77%) 3G
6 6 (3.77%) 4G
6 6 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.77%) VoIP
7 5 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.14%) Internet
8 4 (2.52%) BGP
8 4 (2.52%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.52%) VoLTE
9 3 (1.89%) Broadband
9 3 (1.89%) SAN
9 3 (1.89%) Wireless
9 3 (1.89%) WLAN
General
1 42 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 29 (18.24%) Finance
3 6 (3.77%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Back Office
4 5 (3.14%) Retail
5 4 (2.52%) Publishing
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
6 3 (1.89%) Automotive
7 2 (1.26%) Billing
7 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) Web Services
2 2 (1.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.52%) CCTV
4 2 (1.26%) CMDB
4 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.26%) PMI
4 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.63%) BYOD
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Signage
5 1 (0.63%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.63%) IPTV
5 1 (0.63%) iSeries
5 1 (0.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.92%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.89%) Unix
4 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) Project Management
2 32 (20.13%) PRINCE2
3 26 (16.35%) ITIL
4 14 (8.81%) Migration
4 14 (8.81%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.81%) Service Management
5 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
7 9 (5.66%) Change Management
7 9 (5.66%) ITIL V3
8 8 (5.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (4.40%) Resource Management
9 7 (4.40%) Service Design
10 6 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.14%) Network Management
11 5 (3.14%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (3.14%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.14%) Project Planning
12 4 (2.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 4 (2.52%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.63%) C
1 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.63%) SQL
1 1 (0.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (11.32%) PMP
2 17 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.18%) CCNP
4 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.29%) Degree
5 10 (6.29%) PMI Certification
6 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.14%) CCNA
7 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.52%) APMP
9 3 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.26%) MCSE
10 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.63%) CCDP
11 1 (0.63%) CCIE
11 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 7 (4.40%) PMO
3 4 (2.52%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
3 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 54 (33.96%) Cisco
2 11 (6.92%) Juniper
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.66%) F5
4 8 (5.03%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.14%) VMware
6 4 (2.52%) EMC
6 4 (2.52%) Fortinet
6 4 (2.52%) HP
6 4 (2.52%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.89%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.89%) Remedy
8 2 (1.26%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.26%) CA
8 2 (1.26%) NetApp
8 2 (1.26%) SevOne
8 2 (1.26%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.26%) Verint
9 1 (0.63%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (0.63%) Zeacom
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