The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 63 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.52% 0.30% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.32% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Median daily rate £346 £100 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+245.75% -65.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £100 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £100 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -19.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
852 946 1136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.71% 95.27% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 487 559
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes - 13 £350 - 1
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
4 16 (61.54%) CCNP
5 15 (57.69%) WAN
5 15 (57.69%) LAN
6 11 (42.31%) F5
7 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 9 (34.62%) Juniper
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (34.62%) Network Security
8 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
9 8 (30.77%) VPN
10 7 (26.92%) CCNA
10 7 (26.92%) ITIL
10 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
11 6 (23.08%) BGP
12 5 (19.23%) OSPF
12 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
13 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
13 4 (15.38%) MPLS
13 4 (15.38%) Wireless
13 4 (15.38%) CCSA
13 4 (15.38%) Nokia
13 4 (15.38%) VoIP
13 4 (15.38%) DNS
13 4 (15.38%) DHCP
14 3 (11.54%) Citrix

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (30.77%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) BGP
6 5 (19.23%) OSPF
7 4 (15.38%) DHCP
7 4 (15.38%) DNS
7 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 4 (15.38%) VoIP
7 4 (15.38%) Wireless
8 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (11.54%) TACACS
8 3 (11.54%) VLAN
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) BYOD
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
3 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (61.54%) CCNP
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 4 (15.38%) CCSA
7 3 (11.54%) CCSE
8 2 (7.69%) CCIE
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (3.85%) CCDA
9 1 (3.85%) CCDP
9 1 (3.85%) CCVP
9 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) F5
3 9 (34.62%) Juniper
4 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 4 (15.38%) Nokia
6 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.85%) Aruba
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) Brocade
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.85%) Tufin
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