The median contractor rate for a Network Administrator was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 Administrator
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 276 266
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Administrator 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.011% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.012% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £288 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.46 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7222 8372 8994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.55% 95.03% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4233 4992 5132
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 381 432
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Network Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in the South East

Network Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Administrator in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Administrator in the South East

Network Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Administrator in the South East

Network Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £288 -
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Network Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (20.00%) BYOD
4 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

Network Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) VMware