The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
South East / Surrey
Rank 84 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 1 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.087% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.96% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £339 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -9.71% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +21.62%  

Network Design 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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 944 1040 1149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.16% 81.57% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 686 644
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 80 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.85 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Surrey

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Design in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Surrey

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Surrey

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) GPON
2 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (20.00%) Huawei
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) LTE
4 2 (20.00%) 2G
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) 3G
4 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Radio Network Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (10.00%) eTOM

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) GPON
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) 2G
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) LTE
3 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) GPRS
4 1 (10.00%) GSM
4 1 (10.00%) HSPA
4 1 (10.00%) Junos
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
4 1 (10.00%) VPLS
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Quantity Surveyor
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Optimisation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (20.00%) Presales
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) eTOM
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Radio Network Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) Greenplum
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (10.00%) VMware