Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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 Manager
England > London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 577 571
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 48 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 48
London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £368 £331 £357
90th Percentile £645 £605 £575
England median daily rate £475 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £22.84
England median hourly rate - - £22.84

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,196 44,742 42,473
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.94% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,952 32,499 30,172
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £294
90th Percentile £675 £665 £638
England median daily rate £456 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 608 549 574
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +6.60% +1.05%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.27
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.41% +3.89% -

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Network Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in London

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Manager in London

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Manager in London

Network Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Manager in London

Network Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -18 9 £525 -4.55% 3
South London -16 5 £475 +11.76% 3
West London -6 4 £350 -15.15% 2
East London - 2 £550 - 2
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Network Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Network Manager in the job title.

1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) WAN
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Migration
3 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (22.92%) LAN
4 11 (22.92%) Project Management
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (16.67%) Network Security
8 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.58%) Firewall
8 7 (14.58%) MPLS
8 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
10 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.42%) Banking
10 5 (10.42%) Internet
10 5 (10.42%) CCNP
10 5 (10.42%) CCNA
11 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (8.33%) Web Services
11 4 (8.33%) ITIL
11 4 (8.33%) Service Management
11 4 (8.33%) VMware

Network Manager 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 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) ScheduALL
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) WAN
2 11 (22.92%) LAN
3 8 (16.67%) Network Security
3 8 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 7 (14.58%) MPLS
5 5 (10.42%) Internet
6 4 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.25%) Broadband
7 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 3 (6.25%) SDH
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (4.17%) SSL
8 2 (4.17%) VoIP
8 2 (4.17%) Wireless
9 1 (2.08%) DHCP
9 1 (2.08%) PBX
9 1 (2.08%) SAN
9 1 (2.08%) Skype
9 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Migration
2 11 (22.92%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Network Segmentation
7 4 (8.33%) Service Management
7 4 (8.33%) Storage Management
8 3 (6.25%) Broadcast Engineering
8 3 (6.25%) Contract Management
8 3 (6.25%) CRM
8 3 (6.25%) Escalation Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery Management
9 2 (4.17%) User Stories
9 2 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) CCNP
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CISM
5 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) VCP6
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) GDPR
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) FISMA
2 2 (4.17%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.08%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) AlienVault
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Juniper
4 3 (6.25%) Tektronix
5 1 (2.08%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) ESET
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Meraki
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard