The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 27 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.

Network Management
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.06% 0.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £274 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -16.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £55.65
% change year-on-year -56.79% -27.22%  

Network Management 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 223 214 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 78.80% 78.39% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 126 131
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Leicestershire

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Leicestershire

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hinckley - 2 £274 -
Network Management
East Midlands

Network Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto