Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 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.

Network Design
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 141 98
Rank change year-on-year +17 -43 +26
Contract jobs citing Network Design 57 29 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.50% 0.78% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.93% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 59
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% -5.03%
10th Percentile £363 £381 £344
90th Percentile £638 £588 £527
South East median daily rate £470 £483 £425
% change year-on-year -2.65% +13.60% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £47.83 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £20.66 -
% change year-on-year +117.86% - -

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,354 3,124 3,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 88.40% 83.64% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,175 1,832 1,865
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +9.74%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £560 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 108 180
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £25.06 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.27% -8.86% -21.43%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.69 £11.34
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.76 £51.75
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.00 £22.52
% change year-on-year +18.62% -6.75% -15.34%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Hampshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Hampshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Hampshire

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Hampshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. 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
Basingstoke +5 17 £375 -3.23% 2
Hook +11 15 £475 -9.52%
Havant +5 6 £625 +13.64%
Southampton -10 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £445 -
Network Design
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 31 (54.39%) Cisco
2 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 26 (45.61%) Juniper
3 26 (45.61%) LAN
4 22 (38.60%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (33.33%) CCNP
5 19 (33.33%) WAN
6 18 (31.58%) SQL
6 18 (31.58%) Migration
6 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (29.82%) DV Cleared
7 17 (29.82%) Oracle
7 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
8 16 (28.07%) Cloud Native
9 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (24.56%) DevOps
10 14 (24.56%) Windows
11 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (22.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 12 (21.05%) PKI
12 12 (21.05%) Network Security
12 12 (21.05%) JNCIP
13 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.79%) Firewall
13 9 (15.79%) Linux
14 8 (14.04%) Degree
14 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (12.28%) SaaS
15 7 (12.28%) Junos

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (22.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 13 (22.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (12.28%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (3.51%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.75%) IaaS
6 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) LAN
2 19 (33.33%) WAN
3 12 (21.05%) Network Security
4 9 (15.79%) Firewall
5 7 (12.28%) Junos
6 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
6 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.02%) BGP
7 4 (7.02%) OSPF
7 4 (7.02%) VPN
8 3 (5.26%) 3GPP
8 3 (5.26%) Internet
8 3 (5.26%) LTE
8 3 (5.26%) MPLS
8 3 (5.26%) Multicast
8 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.26%) VoIP
9 2 (3.51%) IPsec
9 2 (3.51%) SCTP
9 2 (3.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Lake
1 2 (3.51%) Power BI
2 1 (1.75%) MS Access
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Law
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 23 (40.35%) Architect
3 17 (29.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Design Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Network Design Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Azure Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Designer
9 3 (5.26%) IP Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Juniper Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Network Designer
10 2 (3.51%) Network Integration Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Service Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Middleware
2 6 (10.53%) CGI
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (28.07%) Cloud Native
3 12 (21.05%) PKI
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) CESG
6 1 (1.75%) DataPower
6 1 (1.75%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.53%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) AIX
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Migration
2 14 (24.56%) DevOps
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) Storage Virtualisation
5 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Decision-Making
5 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.02%) Project Management
6 4 (7.02%) Service Management
7 3 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Service Design
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.51%) High Availability
8 2 (3.51%) Machine Learning
8 2 (3.51%) Network Management
8 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Python
3 6 (10.53%) Perl
3 6 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (38.60%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (33.33%) CCNP
4 17 (29.82%) DV Cleared
5 12 (21.05%) JNCIP
6 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 8 (14.04%) Degree
8 3 (5.26%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.51%) CCIE
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIE
9 2 (3.51%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.75%) BICSI Certification
10 1 (1.75%) BICSI RCDD
10 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.75%) CCDE
10 1 (1.75%) HNC
10 1 (1.75%) HND
10 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (12.28%) XenApp
3 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Netcool
2 2 (3.51%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Cisco
2 26 (45.61%) Juniper
3 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.82%) Oracle
4 7 (12.28%) Citrix
5 6 (10.53%) VMware
6 4 (7.02%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (3.51%) Brocade
8 2 (3.51%) F5
8 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.75%) Cadence
9 1 (1.75%) Google
9 1 (1.75%) Motorola
9 1 (1.75%) Nokia
9 1 (1.75%) Red Hat