Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Services Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 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 Services Manager
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 904 871
Rank change year-on-year +69 -33 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Services Manager 14 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.003% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.003% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 11
UK median daily rate £425 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £373 £550 £313
90th Percentile £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90422 104428 107002
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58668 67939 66296
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £234
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2875 3108 4133
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.43 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.80 £47.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Network Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Services Manager over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Services Manager in the UK

Network Services Manager
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Services Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 27 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
England +68 14 £425 -22.73%
UK excluding London +54 10 £415 -
South East +31 9 £433 -
London +10 4 £463 -15.91%
North West - 1 £350 -
North of England - 1 £350 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Network Services 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 Services Manager in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Back Office
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) SLA
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.14%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Fintech
6 1 (7.14%) Multicast
6 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) 4G
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing

Network Services 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 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) HSRP
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) Multicast
2 1 (7.14%) SDH
2 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
General
1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Back Office
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Law
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) HP