The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire 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 55 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 1.29% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +27.65%
Network Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 654 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.64% 93.97% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 395 429
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £259 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 55
Median hourly rate £25.94 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.87% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +4 1 - - 3
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) 802.11
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Frame Relay
4 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) xDSL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
4 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) 802.11
3 2 (25.00%) ATM
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) xDSL
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) VMware