The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Network+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England / London
Rank 394 419 403
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16  
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £500 £615 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.69% +485.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £258 £240
% change year-on-year -47.57% +7.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.53 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Network+ Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3338 3856 3537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.15% 17.49% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 2720 2315
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £611 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 49 85
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -15.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Network+ Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Network+ Certification in London

Network+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network+ Certification in London

Network+ Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network+ Certification in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network+ Certification in London

Network+ Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network+ Certification in London

Network+ Certification
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+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
Romford - 1 £145 -
City of London - 1 £120 -
Network+ Certification
England

Network+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification 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 London region with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 14 (63.64%) Management Information System
3 12 (54.55%) Retail
4 10 (45.45%) Identity Management
4 10 (45.45%) CISM
4 10 (45.45%) CISSP
4 10 (45.45%) MS Office
4 10 (45.45%) Time Management
4 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 9 (40.91%) MCDST
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) Wireless
6 8 (36.36%) Validation
6 8 (36.36%) Change Management
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 8 (36.36%) Apple
6 8 (36.36%) Internet
6 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 8 (36.36%) MCP
6 8 (36.36%) MCSE
6 8 (36.36%) MCSA
6 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 8 (36.36%) ACTC
6 8 (36.36%) ACHDS
6 8 (36.36%) ACDT

Network+ Certification
Top Related 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 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless
3 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
3 8 (36.36%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 6 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Financial Institution
3 6 (27.27%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Security Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Desktop Support
4 6 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) IMAC Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
3 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
4 6 (27.27%) Equities
4 6 (27.27%) Fixed Income
4 6 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Identity Management
1 10 (45.45%) Time Management
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) Validation
3 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Network Design
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
3 6 (27.27%) Threat Detection
3 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISM
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) MCDST
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (36.36%) ACDT
3 8 (36.36%) ACHDS
3 8 (36.36%) ACTC
3 8 (36.36%) MCP
3 8 (36.36%) MCSA
3 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 8 (36.36%) MCSM
4 6 (27.27%) CNA
4 6 (27.27%) GCIA
4 6 (27.27%) GCIH
4 6 (27.27%) GIAC
4 6 (27.27%) Novell Certification
4 6 (27.27%) SANS
5 5 (22.73%) A+ Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Apple
1 8 (36.36%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle