Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manager
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 560 528
Rank change year-on-year -8 -32 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 59 63 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 57
London median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% -6.85%
10th Percentile £347 £360 £263
90th Percentile £620 £565 £625
England median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
London median hourly rate - £22.84 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.34% -
England median hourly rate - £22.84 £33.75
% change year-on-year - -32.34% -25.00%

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 44411 43038 44839
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.01% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32161 30620 31621
London median daily rate £492 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.54% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £265
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 556 694
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.75% +7.40%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +5 12 £550 +22.22% 1
West London +4 10 £438 +2.94%
South London -18 1 £425 -
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Network Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 21 (35.59%) LAN
2 19 (32.20%) Project Management
3 16 (27.12%) WAN
3 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.42%) Cisco
4 15 (25.42%) Firewall
5 14 (23.73%) Service Management
5 14 (23.73%) Service Delivery
5 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
6 13 (22.03%) Finance
7 12 (20.34%) Supplier Management
8 11 (18.64%) Network Security
8 11 (18.64%) MPLS
8 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (16.95%) ITIL
9 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
9 10 (16.95%) BGP
10 9 (15.25%) OSPF
10 9 (15.25%) Law
10 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
10 9 (15.25%) WLAN
10 9 (15.25%) Information Security
10 9 (15.25%) HSRP
10 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
10 9 (15.25%) Virtual Team
11 8 (13.56%) Regulatory Compliance
11 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
11 8 (13.56%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (13.56%) Network Management
11 8 (13.56%) Supply Chain Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) LAN
2 16 (27.12%) WAN
3 15 (25.42%) Firewall
4 11 (18.64%) MPLS
4 11 (18.64%) Network Security
5 10 (16.95%) BGP
6 9 (15.25%) HSRP
6 9 (15.25%) OSPF
6 9 (15.25%) WLAN
7 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
7 8 (13.56%) IPv6
7 8 (13.56%) NGN
7 8 (13.56%) SNMP
7 8 (13.56%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (13.56%) TACACS
7 8 (13.56%) VRRP
8 6 (10.17%) 4G
9 5 (8.47%) 3G
9 5 (8.47%) Wireless
10 4 (6.78%) DHCP
General
1 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.03%) Finance
3 9 (15.25%) Law
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 3 (5.08%) Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Billing
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
1 9 (15.25%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.39%) Fintech
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) CMDB
3 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (1.69%) EPoS
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Project Management
2 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (23.73%) Service Delivery
3 14 (23.73%) Service Management
4 12 (20.34%) Supplier Management
5 10 (16.95%) ITIL
6 9 (15.25%) Information Security
6 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
7 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
7 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
7 8 (13.56%) Network Management
7 8 (13.56%) Practice Management
7 8 (13.56%) Regulatory Compliance
7 8 (13.56%) Supply Chain Management
8 5 (8.47%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.08%) Migration
10 3 (5.08%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) PMP
4 2 (3.39%) CISSP
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) CCSA
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco
2 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
3 8 (13.56%) HP
3 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
3 8 (13.56%) SAP
3 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.39%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.39%) F5
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) BT
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
5 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto