The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 24 June 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.

Network Management
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 147 138
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 7 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Median daily rate £350 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £340
% change year-on-year -4.43% +7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.80 £41.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.51% +80.43%  

Network Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2350 3136 2943
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.03% 82.31% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1972 1711
Median daily rate £410 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +9.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 77 129
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -11.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Network Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the North West

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cheshire +30 7 £350 -20.00% 1
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) Site Server
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
4 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Apache

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (33.33%) Site Server
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CRM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 3 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
2 2 (22.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) AppSense
2 2 (22.22%) CA
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
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