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 3 months to 27 April 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.

Network Design
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 99 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.48% 0.39% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £563 £408 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.03% +9.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £371 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £478 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +25.55% +15.38%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 908 1348 1160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 86.56% 86.58% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 971 788
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 16
Median hourly rate £33.63 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.71% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.20 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.64 £33.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (18.18%) FCoE
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) NX-OS
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) DWDM
3 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) CAD Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Brocade
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) Imperva
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
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