Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 January 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 126 135
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -40
Contract jobs citing Network Design 3 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.14% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.82% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Leeds median daily rate £650 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.33% +17.19% -1.54%
10th Percentile £625 £327 £290
90th Percentile £675 £525 £625
West Yorkshire median daily rate £650 £360 £320
% change year-on-year +80.56% +12.50% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,873 2,067 2,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 84.94% 86.13% 86.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,314 1,360 1,809
Leeds median daily rate £407 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £270 £265 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 38 58
Leeds median hourly rate £26.75 £13.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.15% -10.74% +7.67%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.63 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.98 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Leeds

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IP Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft