The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 98 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 18 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Median daily rate £423 £440 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.86% -2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £409 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £477 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £59.00
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -59.74%
Senior Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2089 2371 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.54% 92.73% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1342 1151
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 109 74
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.48 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 13 £433 -1.70% 3
Slough - 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £413 -
Bracknell - 1 £375 -
Senior Network Engineer
South East

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior Network Engineer 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
2 13 (46.43%) BGP
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (35.71%) Wireless
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
6 9 (32.14%) MPLS
6 9 (32.14%) OSPF
6 9 (32.14%) Fortinet
7 8 (28.57%) Network Design
7 8 (28.57%) Nokia
7 8 (28.57%) CCIE
7 8 (28.57%) Palo Alto
7 8 (28.57%) Network Management
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
8 7 (25.00%) Network Architecture
8 7 (25.00%) CCNP
8 7 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 6 (21.43%) WAN
9 6 (21.43%) Change Management
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) OPNET
9 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
10 5 (17.86%) Tufin
10 5 (17.86%) Telecoms

Senior Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (46.43%) BGP
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Wireless
4 10 (35.71%) Wireless
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) MPLS
5 9 (32.14%) OSPF
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (21.43%) WAN
9 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 4 (14.29%) Multicast
10 2 (7.14%) DNS
10 2 (7.14%) Internet
10 2 (7.14%) IPsec
10 2 (7.14%) Network Security
10 2 (7.14%) Unicast
11 1 (3.57%) NetScreen
11 1 (3.57%) SMTP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Design
1 8 (28.57%) Network Management
2 7 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (21.43%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Release Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCIE
3 7 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) OPNET
2 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) CheckPoint
3 9 (32.14%) Fortinet
4 8 (28.57%) Nokia
4 8 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
6 5 (17.86%) Tufin
7 4 (14.29%) Juniper
8 2 (7.14%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) Aruba
9 1 (3.57%) Avaya
9 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix
9 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
9 1 (3.57%) Foundry
9 1 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.57%) VMware