Period
to 16 December 2018

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 6 months to 16 December 2018 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.

CompTIA Network+ Certification (N+)
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 613 583
Rank change year-on-year -14 -30 +12
Contract jobs citing Network+ Certification 3 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.070% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.040% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 18
London median daily rate £130 £180 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +27.43% -44.61%
England median daily rate £145 £192 £146
% change year-on-year -24.28% +30.94% -56.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £26.05 -
England median hourly rate £13.17 £25.50 £11.85
% change year-on-year -48.37% +115.19% -65.15%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,520 8,066 7,713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.18% 17.09% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,841 5,375 4,981
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £270
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 173 120
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% +9.93% -3.42%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.50 £11.36
90th Percentile £55.28 £48.75 £48.84
England median hourly rate £26.35 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.96% +7.37%

Network+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Network+ Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 16 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 -25 1 £130 -25.71% 4
Network+ Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network+ Certification also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Network+ Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CNE
2 2 (66.67%) Novell Certification
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Django

Network+ Certification
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 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) CodeSonar
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) git-flow
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CNE
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Novell Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) GIAC
3 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft