The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.03% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £220 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -10.57% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +21.62%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 112 92 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 84.85% 77.97% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 56 69
Median daily rate £425 £390 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -16.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.10 £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.83% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Ipswich

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Ipswich

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Ipswich

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Ipswich

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) BT
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Qualys
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Imperva
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (12.50%) DSL
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IP Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
2 1 (12.50%) Imperva
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Qualys
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk