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 25 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 239 234
Rank change year-on-year +54 -5  
Contract jobs citing Network Management 53 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 17
Median daily rate £353 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £340
% change year-on-year -4.43% +7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +186.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £44.80 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £51.50 £20.40
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 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 6342 7222 7635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.03% 81.98% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 4417 4412
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
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 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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
Hampshire +27 31 £400 +8.47% 1
Berkshire +16 13 £270 -46.00% 6
Surrey +4 3 £325 - 6
West Sussex +16 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -13 2 - -
Kent 0 1 £370 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £135 -
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 36 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (38.89%) WAN
3 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 24 (33.33%) Cisco
5 23 (31.94%) LAN
6 17 (23.61%) VPN
7 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (20.83%) CCNP
8 15 (20.83%) OSPF
8 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 14 (19.44%) Network Security
9 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 14 (19.44%) BGP
9 14 (19.44%) Linux
10 13 (18.06%) SNMP
10 13 (18.06%) MPLS
11 12 (16.67%) Ericsson
11 12 (16.67%) Windows
12 11 (15.28%) Juniper
12 11 (15.28%) MVNO
13 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (13.89%) Palo Alto
13 10 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (13.89%) SQL
13 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
14 9 (12.50%) Motorola
14 9 (12.50%) HP
14 9 (12.50%) DNS
14 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
14 9 (12.50%) Network Architecture

Network Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) G Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (38.89%) WAN
3 23 (31.94%) LAN
4 17 (23.61%) VPN
5 15 (20.83%) OSPF
6 14 (19.44%) BGP
6 14 (19.44%) Network Security
7 13 (18.06%) MPLS
7 13 (18.06%) SNMP
8 11 (15.28%) MVNO
9 10 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (12.50%) DNS
11 8 (11.11%) DAB
12 7 (9.72%) 4G
12 7 (9.72%) DHCP
12 7 (9.72%) IPsec
12 7 (9.72%) LTE
12 7 (9.72%) VoIP
12 7 (9.72%) Wireless
13 6 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) DB2
1 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) MS Access
3 2 (2.78%) Sisense
4 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Billing
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 18 (25.00%) Architect
3 15 (20.83%) Network Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Engineering Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) IP Specialist
7 4 (5.56%) Virtualisation Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
8 3 (4.17%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Network Programmer
8 3 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Programmer
8 3 (4.17%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) CESG
4 3 (4.17%) LPAR
4 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.17%) SCADA
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Linux
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.56%) Unix
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) zOS
6 2 (2.78%) SUSE
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) CentOS
7 1 (1.39%) Debian
7 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 8 (11.11%) ITIL
3 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.11%) Validation
4 7 (9.72%) Network Design
4 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.72%) Service Management
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.94%) High Availability
6 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.94%) Release Management
6 5 (6.94%) Test Management
7 4 (5.56%) Boundary Protection
7 4 (5.56%) Change Control
7 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (20.83%) CCNP
4 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 6 (8.33%) CCDP
7 4 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (5.56%) CCIE
7 4 (5.56%) CCIE Service Provider
7 4 (5.56%) CCSP
8 3 (4.17%) Degree
9 2 (2.78%) CCNA
9 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.78%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.39%) HND
10 1 (1.39%) ISEB
10 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.39%) MCITP
10 1 (1.39%) MCSE
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) PMO
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) vCloud
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Netcool
2 5 (6.94%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.56%) Nagios
3 4 (5.56%) OpenView
4 3 (4.17%) SCCM
4 3 (4.17%) SCOM
4 3 (4.17%) Tivoli NetView
5 2 (2.78%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.78%) SCSM
6 1 (1.39%) Ansible
6 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.39%) Puppet
6 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.39%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.39%) vRealize
6 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Cisco
2 12 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 11 (15.28%) Juniper
4 10 (13.89%) Palo Alto
5 9 (12.50%) HP
5 9 (12.50%) Motorola
6 8 (11.11%) F5
6 8 (11.11%) IBM
6 8 (11.11%) VMware
7 7 (9.72%) Brocade
7 7 (9.72%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.72%) Oracle
8 6 (8.33%) CA
9 5 (6.94%) Fortinet
9 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.56%) Foundry
11 3 (4.17%) Forcepoint
11 3 (4.17%) Infoblox
11 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
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