The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 30 April 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.25% 1.96% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.50% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £360
% change year-on-year -11.39% +9.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -17.50% +55.33%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 130 80 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 81.25% 78.43% 87.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 61
Median daily rate £430 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.40% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £36.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Portsmouth

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) CA
1 3 (50.00%) zOS
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) LPAR
1 3 (50.00%) X.25
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Swing
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (16.67%) Java RMI
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) X.25
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Java RMI
1 1 (16.67%) JavaFX
1 1 (16.67%) JPA
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSF
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Swing
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) LPAR
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) SysML
3 1 (16.67%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCSP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Foundry
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto