The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 March 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 24 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.43% 1.38% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.69% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +292.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £55.65
% change year-on-year -56.79% -27.22%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 178 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 75.00% 82.03% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 96 119
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IMAP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun