Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Design Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 10 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 Design Specialist
North West > Manchester
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 - 151
Rank change year-on-year - +151 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Design Specialist 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.031% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,028 2,761 3,217
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 95.37% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,924 1,770 2,055
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £240 £230
90th Percentile £563 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 115 73
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +16.20% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.35 £10.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £41.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -11.39%

Network Design Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Network Design Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design Specialist in Manchester

Network Design Specialist Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Network Design Specialist 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 Manchester region featuring Network Design Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management

Network Design Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet