Period
to 18 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 584 568 510
Rank change year-on-year -16 -58 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 42 59 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.096% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 52
London median daily rate £488 £493 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.02% +3.14% +12.35%
10th Percentile £361 £330 £357
90th Percentile £614 £574 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £473
% change year-on-year - +0.53% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £22.84
England median hourly rate £25.45 - £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 41,385 43,840 38,951
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 94.84% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,727 31,902 27,725
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 563 620 564
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% -4.19% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.97
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +1.08% -

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +6 13 £538 +6.17% 2
West London +8 2 £350 -26.32% 2
South London +5 1 £438 -12.50%
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 18 (42.86%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
3 9 (21.43%) Finance
4 7 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) WAN
5 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) LAN
6 5 (11.90%) Telepresence
6 5 (11.90%) Skype
6 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (11.90%) Wireless
6 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.90%) MPLS
7 4 (9.52%) Service Management
7 4 (9.52%) Firewall
7 4 (9.52%) CCNP
7 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 4 (9.52%) Network Segmentation
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery Management
8 3 (7.14%) Broadcast Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Contract Management
8 3 (7.14%) ScheduALL
8 3 (7.14%) Escalation Management
8 3 (7.14%) Tektronix
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Media

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 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) ScheduALL
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) WAN
2 6 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (11.90%) MPLS
3 5 (11.90%) Skype
3 5 (11.90%) Telepresence
3 5 (11.90%) Wireless
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) SDH
5 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) Network Security
6 2 (4.76%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) Broadband
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) PBX
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Local Government
3 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 3 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Project Management
2 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Network Segmentation
4 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Broadcast Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Contract Management
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.14%) Escalation Management
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.38%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.38%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) APMP
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) SANS
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) VCP6
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (7.14%) Tektronix
3 2 (4.76%) Juniper
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Avaya
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) EMC
4 1 (2.38%) ESET
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Meraki
4 1 (2.38%) Openreach
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard