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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 25 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.89% 2.08% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 2.35% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £400 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
Network Engineer
Berkshire

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
256 213 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 90.46% 88.75% 88.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 105 109
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +37.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 May 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) Network Security
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) SSL
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
8 3 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Juniper
8 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) CCSA
8 3 (20.00%) CCSE
8 3 (20.00%) Network Design
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
9 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) LTE
9 2 (13.33%) Validation
9 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
9 2 (13.33%) SDH
9 2 (13.33%) RIP
9 2 (13.33%) ADSL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Network Security
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) 3G
7 2 (13.33%) 4G
7 2 (13.33%) ADSL
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) LTE
7 2 (13.33%) MVNO
7 2 (13.33%) RIP
7 2 (13.33%) SDH
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCSA
3 3 (20.00%) CCSE
3 3 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) Ciena
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Tellabs
5 1 (6.67%) VMware