The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
England / South East
Rank 222 220 206
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 18 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.60% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 31
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £340 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -14.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% -59.56%  
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6306 7493 7783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.55% 81.26% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4607 4279
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 276
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Network Management
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 Management in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the South East

Network Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Hampshire -2 12 £464 +31.67% 1
Berkshire +20 4 £388 -31.11% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £279 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 30 (60.00%) WAN
2 20 (40.00%) LAN
2 20 (40.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) Firewall
3 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) MS Office
5 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (22.00%) SNMP
6 11 (22.00%) DAB
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (22.00%) MPLS
7 10 (20.00%) DNS
7 10 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
8 9 (18.00%) CCNA
8 9 (18.00%) ITIL
8 9 (18.00%) Change Management
8 9 (18.00%) Network Security
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
9 8 (16.00%) IPsec
9 8 (16.00%) OSPF
9 8 (16.00%) Project Management
9 8 (16.00%) Forcepoint
9 8 (16.00%) CCNP
9 8 (16.00%) Juniper
9 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) Windows

Network Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.00%) JBoss
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) WAN
2 20 (40.00%) Firewall
2 20 (40.00%) LAN
3 11 (22.00%) DAB
3 11 (22.00%) MPLS
3 11 (22.00%) SNMP
4 10 (20.00%) DNS
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (18.00%) Network Security
6 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (16.00%) IPsec
6 8 (16.00%) OSPF
6 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.00%) BGP
7 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (14.00%) DHCP
7 7 (14.00%) X.25
8 6 (12.00%) SSL
8 6 (12.00%) VPN
8 6 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.00%) JUnit
1 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (6.00%) Banking
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Mainframe Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Network Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (6.00%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Optimisation Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) RAN Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.00%) Ajax
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) HTML5
2 2 (4.00%) Java RMI
2 2 (4.00%) JavaFX
2 2 (4.00%) JPA
2 2 (4.00%) jQuery
2 2 (4.00%) JSF
2 2 (4.00%) JSP
2 2 (4.00%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (4.00%) Servlets
2 2 (4.00%) Spring
2 2 (4.00%) Swing
2 2 (4.00%) XHTML
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) XSL
2 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) CMDB
3 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.00%) LPAR
3 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) SCADA
4 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) zOS
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
2 9 (18.00%) Change Management
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.00%) Information Security
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.00%) Cryptography
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C++
1 2 (4.00%) Java
1 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.00%) Python
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
1 2 (4.00%) Tcl
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (18.00%) CCNA
5 8 (16.00%) CCNP
6 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) Degree
8 2 (4.00%) CCDP
8 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.00%) GCIH
9 1 (2.00%) GIAC
9 1 (2.00%) HND
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.00%) MCITP
9 1 (2.00%) MCSE
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) OPNET
1 3 (6.00%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) Forcepoint
2 8 (16.00%) Juniper
3 6 (12.00%) F5
4 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Arista
5 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.00%) CA
5 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) Cyberoam
5 3 (6.00%) HP
5 3 (6.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.00%) Brocade
6 2 (4.00%) IBM
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.00%) Sun
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