Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Manager was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 July 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 Manager
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 350 323
Rank change year-on-year +40 -27 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Manager 52 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 42
South East median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £274 £298 £330
90th Percentile £500 £658 £488
England median daily rate £445 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +4.71% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £30.94 - £50.00

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 15284 17702 18615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.43% 95.02% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8821 10703 10466
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 760 898
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14% +1.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.49 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Network Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in the South East

Network Manager
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 Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Manager in the South East

Network Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Manager in the South East

Network Manager
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 Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Manager in the South East

Network Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +18 23 £463 +21.71%
Hampshire +16 13 £313 -28.57% 1
West Sussex +8 9 £444 -6.58%
Berkshire +18 8 £613 +61.18%
Oxfordshire - 8 £475 -
Buckinghamshire -13 7 £400 -
Surrey +3 3 £415 -15.74% 1
Middlesex - 2 £325 -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 - -
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Network Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 20 (38.46%) Project Management
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 13 (25.00%) LAN
4 11 (21.15%) WAN
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL
6 9 (17.31%) Cisco
6 9 (17.31%) PMP
7 8 (15.38%) PMI Certification
7 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.46%) Firewall
9 6 (11.54%) Back Office
9 6 (11.54%) Finance
9 6 (11.54%) Service Management
9 6 (11.54%) Project Planning
9 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
10 5 (9.62%) Network Security
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (9.62%) Windows
10 5 (9.62%) SLA
11 4 (7.69%) MPLS
11 4 (7.69%) Publishing
11 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (7.69%) Migration
11 4 (7.69%) Degree
11 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
11 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
11 4 (7.69%) Service Design
12 3 (5.77%) F5
12 3 (5.77%) IaaS

Network Manager 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) IaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) G Suite
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) LAN
2 11 (21.15%) WAN
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
4 5 (9.62%) Network Security
5 4 (7.69%) MPLS
6 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.77%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (5.77%) VoIP
6 3 (5.77%) VPN
7 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.92%) 3G
8 1 (1.92%) BGP
8 1 (1.92%) DWDM
8 1 (1.92%) IPv4
8 1 (1.92%) IPv6
8 1 (1.92%) OSPF
8 1 (1.92%) SDH
8 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.92%) Wireless
8 1 (1.92%) WLAN
General
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Back Office
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) BYOD
3 1 (1.92%) iSeries
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Project Management
2 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 10 (19.23%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 6 (11.54%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Service Design
7 3 (5.77%) Time Management
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) Change Management
8 2 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (3.85%) Network Management
8 2 (3.85%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) PMP
2 8 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) CCNP
5 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) APMP
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) PMO
4 1 (1.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Cisco
2 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.77%) EMC
2 3 (5.77%) F5
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.85%) CA
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) Juniper
3 2 (3.85%) SevOne
3 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.92%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (1.92%) Arqiva
4 1 (1.92%) Cadence
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.92%) Verint