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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 56 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.57% 1.57% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.62% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Median daily rate £370 £375 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £302 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £500 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £27.94 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +8.49%

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
791 864 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.42% 96.64% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 616 600
Median daily rate £375 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 25
Median hourly rate £18.50 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.32% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.05 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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 Bristol region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (47.37%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
4 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
5 5 (26.32%) High Availability
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 5 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) FWSM
6 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
7 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
8 2 (10.53%) CCNP
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) Nokia
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
9 1 (5.26%) Office 365
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (5.26%) CCENT
9 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (63.16%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) FWSM
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCENT
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
4 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) VMware