The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 27 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.45% 1.85% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.23% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 224 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 91.43% 82.96% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 94 99
Median daily rate £425 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £173 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 18
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.00 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Bracknell region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) LAN
4 9 (60.00%) Network Design
5 8 (53.33%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) SSL
5 8 (53.33%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (53.33%) Juniper
5 8 (53.33%) CCSE
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) CCSA
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
8 1 (6.67%) Finance

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (60.00%) LAN
3 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) DNS
7 1 (6.67%) DSL
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.67%) INAP
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) ISUP
7 1 (6.67%) PBX
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) xDSL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCSE
1 8 (53.33%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Aruba
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) VMware