Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 161 185
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 -41
Contract jobs citing Network Design 13 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.83% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.99% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 46 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £580 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +18.92% +42.31%
10th Percentile £272 £335 £291
90th Percentile £675 £1,000 £538
England median daily rate £425 £440 £423
% change year-on-year -3.41% +4.14% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +2.22% +15.38% -25.71%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3706 4538 5120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.36% 84.08% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2955 3510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 130 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £34.41
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Yorkshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Yorkshire

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Yorkshire

Network Design
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Design in Yorkshire

Network Design
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire -8 9 £615 -6.46% 2
South Yorkshire +14 2 £369 +10.00%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Network Design
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) CCDP
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) CISM
6 3 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) SaaS
6 3 (23.08%) PaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) SFIA
7 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) TACACS
4 1 (7.69%) Broadband
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) MRTG
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Network Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 3 (23.08%) SFIA
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCDP
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Certification
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) CCDA
6 1 (7.69%) CCIE
6 1 (7.69%) CCIP
6 1 (7.69%) CCSP
6 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
6 1 (7.69%) MCSA
6 1 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.69%) Netcool
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy