The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Network Engineer
Rank 148 - 204
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Network Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £431 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £180 £400
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Network Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 4864 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.42% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2367 3726 4072
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Network Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Data Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Network Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast

Data Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Data Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed