The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 62 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 1.57% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.64% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £375 £345 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +25.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +27.65%
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
717 792 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.97% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 572 686
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £38.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Bristol region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) Network Design
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) DNS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCVP
4 1 (6.25%) CISMP
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
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