Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 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.

Network Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 44 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Contract jobs citing Network Management 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.79% 0.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Merseyside median daily rate £465 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.41% - -
North West median daily rate £465 £408 £325
% change year-on-year +14.11% +25.38% -47.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 412 395 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 81.42% 86.62% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 258 301
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £588
North West median daily rate £415 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +3.11% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.41 £10.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £18.87 £27.85
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £21.78 £21.52
% change year-on-year +8.59% +1.20% -28.62%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Merseyside

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Management in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Merseyside

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Liverpool -1 4 £465 +13.41%
Network Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Multicast
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco