Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Network Design
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 135 171
Rank change year-on-year -9 +36 -55
Contract jobs citing Network Design 10 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 1.01% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 38 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £580 £658 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.79% +82.64% +10.77%
10th Percentile £486 £350 £290
90th Percentile £675 £1,000 £580
Yorkshire median daily rate £580 £550 £463
% change year-on-year +5.45% +18.92% +42.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Network Design 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2560 3075 3770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.80% 86.28% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 2021 2595
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in West Yorkshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Leeds -9 7 £580 +32.57% 2
Wakefield -5 1 - -
Network Design
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) PaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) SFIA
5 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) TACACS
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) DWDM
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (30.00%) SFIA
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCDP
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CCDA
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) CCIP
6 1 (10.00%) CCSP
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper