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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 60 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.41% 0.42% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.43% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 9
Median daily rate £350 £100 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -65.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £100 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £100 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 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
796 920 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.32% 95.93% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 427 578
Median daily rate £400 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 77
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +14 11 £350 - 2
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (62.96%) Firewall
4 15 (55.56%) WAN
5 14 (51.85%) CCNP
5 14 (51.85%) LAN
6 11 (40.74%) CCNA
6 11 (40.74%) F5
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (33.33%) Network Security
8 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (25.93%) ITIL
11 6 (22.22%) Juniper
11 6 (22.22%) CCSA
11 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) VPN
13 4 (14.81%) DNS
13 4 (14.81%) DHCP
13 4 (14.81%) Nokia
13 4 (14.81%) OSPF
13 4 (14.81%) BGP
13 4 (14.81%) VLAN
13 4 (14.81%) Wireless
13 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
13 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
14 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
14 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
14 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management

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 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) WAN
3 14 (51.85%) LAN
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (33.33%) Network Security
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) BGP
8 4 (14.81%) DHCP
8 4 (14.81%) DNS
8 4 (14.81%) OSPF
8 4 (14.81%) VLAN
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (11.11%) MPLS
9 3 (11.11%) TACACS
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (7.41%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (51.85%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CCSA
5 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) CCSE
8 2 (7.41%) CCIE
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 1 (3.70%) CCDA
9 1 (3.70%) CCDP
9 1 (3.70%) CCVP
9 1 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CME
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) F5
3 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (22.22%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Nokia
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Aruba
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.70%) Tufin
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