Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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 West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 177 202
Rank change year-on-year -2 +25 -33
Contract jobs citing Network Management 14 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 11
South West median daily rate £300 £113 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -68.75% -15.29%
10th Percentile £154 £102 £263
90th Percentile £438 £305 £488
England median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
South West median hourly rate - - £42.46
England median hourly rate £16.50 £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -67.00% +28.21% +17.29%

Network Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,197 4,275 5,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.28% 80.86% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,612 2,845 3,463
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 282 255
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.52 £13.70
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Network Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the South West

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Management in the South West

Network Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Management in the South West

Network Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Management in the South West

Network Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Wiltshire +11 7 £425 +169.84%
Dorset -6 3 £175 -36.36% 1
Bristol -7 2 £268 - 8
Devon - 1 £300 -
Somerset - 1 £275 - 1
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) DBS Check
4 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Military
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (7.14%) TACACS
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Military
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Service Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Customer Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 2 (14.29%) Proactive Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DBS Check
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Apple
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
1 3 (21.43%) EMC
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) IronPort
3 1 (7.14%) SevOne
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds