Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Operations Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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 Operations Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 892 883 887
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Operations Manager 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -25.45% +27.54%
10th Percentile £363 £298 £430
90th Percentile £598 £522 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £270 £550
% change year-on-year +29.63% -50.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Network Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Operations Manager in the UK

Network Operations Manager
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Operations Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England -6 4 £425 +3.66%
London -7 3 £525 -4.55%
UK excluding London +32 1 £350 +29.63%
North of England - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £350 -

Network Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Network Operations 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 featuring Network Operations Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Network Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto