The median contractor rate for a Network Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
England / London
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 405 389
Rank change year-on-year +36 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 37 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 28
Median daily rate £450 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £453 £391
% change year-on-year -0.55% +15.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19126 21028 21151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.21% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13604 15299 14578
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 219 400
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -0.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year +1.54% +8.29%  

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Network Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in London

Network Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Consultant in London

Network Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Consultant in London over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Consultant in London

Network Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Consultant in London

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London 0 4 £237 -41.60%
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2017, Network Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 35 (62.50%) Cisco
2 29 (51.79%) Firewall
3 27 (48.21%) Network Security
4 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (32.14%) F5
5 16 (28.57%) Juniper
5 16 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
7 14 (25.00%) VPN
8 13 (23.21%) WAN
9 11 (19.64%) CCNP
9 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (17.86%) Network Design
10 10 (17.86%) CCIE
11 9 (16.07%) LAN
11 9 (16.07%) BIG-IP
11 9 (16.07%) Wireless
12 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
12 8 (14.29%) MPLS
13 7 (12.50%) CCNA
13 7 (12.50%) Fortinet
13 7 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
15 5 (8.93%) Finance
15 5 (8.93%) Internet
15 5 (8.93%) Palo Alto
16 4 (7.14%) CCIE Security
16 4 (7.14%) OSPF
16 4 (7.14%) BGP

Network Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Route 53
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) Firewall
2 27 (48.21%) Network Security
3 14 (25.00%) VPN
4 13 (23.21%) WAN
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (16.07%) BIG-IP
6 9 (16.07%) LAN
6 9 (16.07%) Wireless
7 8 (14.29%) MPLS
8 7 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.93%) Internet
11 4 (7.14%) BGP
11 4 (7.14%) OSPF
11 4 (7.14%) VoIP
11 4 (7.14%) WLAN
12 3 (5.36%) DHCP
12 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.36%) IPv6
12 3 (5.36%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.79%) GIS
1 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
1 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.79%) Kafka
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) CCTV
3 2 (3.57%) Digital TV
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Network Design
2 4 (7.14%) Change Management
3 3 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (5.36%) ITIL
3 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.36%) Migration
3 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
3 3 (5.36%) Network Management
4 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.57%) Email Filtering
4 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.57%) Project Management
4 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.57%) Validation
4 2 (3.57%) Web Filtering
5 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.79%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) C
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) Perl
2 2 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.64%) CCNP
3 10 (17.86%) CCIE
4 7 (12.50%) CCNA
5 4 (7.14%) CCIE Security
6 3 (5.36%) CCDP
6 3 (5.36%) CCSA
6 3 (5.36%) CCSE
7 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.79%) CCDA
8 1 (1.79%) CCDE
8 1 (1.79%) CCSP
8 1 (1.79%) CISM
8 1 (1.79%) CISSP
8 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
1 2 (3.57%) ProxySG
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) vCloud
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Graphite
2 1 (1.79%) Kibana
2 1 (1.79%) logstash
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Cisco
2 18 (32.14%) F5
3 16 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 16 (28.57%) Juniper
4 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 7 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.93%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.14%) Avaya
8 3 (5.36%) Citrix
8 3 (5.36%) IBM
8 3 (5.36%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.36%) VMware
9 2 (3.57%) Aruba
9 2 (3.57%) Meraki
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle
10 1 (1.79%) Dell
10 1 (1.79%) HP
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.79%) SAP
10 1 (1.79%) Sybase
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