The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 39 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.86% 2.56% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.64% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £225 £225 £119
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +89.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £199 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £124
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +27.65%
Network Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 416 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.98% 96.97% 97.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 337 240
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 17
Median hourly rate £13.88 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 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 Cardiff region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (50.00%) F5
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) CCNP
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Juniper
8 2 (14.29%) iPhone
8 2 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) iPad
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (7.14%) CCIP
9 1 (7.14%) CCDP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) VMware