The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 118 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 61 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.74% 1.50% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.58% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 57 42
Median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £294 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -
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
3342 5198 5552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.13% 95.04% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2672 4058 3999
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 79 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £31.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Network Engineer across the City of London region.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 City of London region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (90.65%) Cisco
2 71 (66.36%) Firewall
3 70 (65.42%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (52.34%) CCNP
5 40 (37.38%) Finance
6 37 (34.58%) BGP
7 35 (32.71%) CheckPoint
7 35 (32.71%) WAN
8 34 (31.78%) TCP/IP
8 34 (31.78%) LAN
8 34 (31.78%) Data Centre
9 31 (28.97%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (28.04%) Juniper
11 27 (25.23%) F5
12 23 (21.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (21.50%) Network Design
13 22 (20.56%) Network Security
13 22 (20.56%) CCIE
14 21 (19.63%) MPLS
14 21 (19.63%) VPN
14 21 (19.63%) Wireless
15 20 (18.69%) CCNA
15 20 (18.69%) Multicast
16 19 (17.76%) Palo Alto
17 18 (16.82%) OSPF
17 18 (16.82%) Windows
17 18 (16.82%) Change Control
18 17 (15.89%) ITIL
19 16 (14.95%) Cisco IOS
20 15 (14.02%) DNS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 71 (66.36%) Firewall
2 37 (34.58%) BGP
3 35 (32.71%) WAN
4 34 (31.78%) LAN
4 34 (31.78%) TCP/IP
5 31 (28.97%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (21.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (20.56%) Network Security
8 21 (19.63%) MPLS
8 21 (19.63%) VPN
8 21 (19.63%) Wireless
9 20 (18.69%) Multicast
10 18 (16.82%) OSPF
11 16 (14.95%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (14.02%) DNS
13 12 (11.21%) DHCP
13 12 (11.21%) VoIP
14 9 (8.41%) EIGRP
14 9 (8.41%) HSRP
15 8 (7.48%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Financial Institution
4 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.80%) Law
5 3 (2.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.80%) XMPP
3 1 (0.93%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) Fintech
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Statistics
4 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) CatOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) Network Design
2 18 (16.82%) Change Control
3 17 (15.89%) ITIL
4 9 (8.41%) Change Management
4 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
4 9 (8.41%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (7.48%) Migration
5 8 (7.48%) Network Management
5 8 (7.48%) Project Management
6 6 (5.61%) Low Latency
7 5 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.80%) Network Architecture
9 3 (2.80%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.80%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.80%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.80%) Service Management
10 2 (1.87%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.87%) Python
2 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.93%) Java
2 1 (0.93%) Korn
2 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 70 (65.42%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (52.34%) CCNP
3 22 (20.56%) CCIE
4 20 (18.69%) CCNA
5 13 (12.15%) CCDP
6 6 (5.61%) Degree
7 5 (4.67%) CCDE
8 4 (3.74%) CCSP
9 3 (2.80%) CCSA
9 3 (2.80%) CCSE
9 3 (2.80%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.87%) CCVP
10 2 (1.87%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) CCA
11 1 (0.93%) CCDA
11 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) MiFID
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Snort
2 1 (0.93%) UAG
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.93%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.93%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 97 (90.65%) Cisco
2 35 (32.71%) CheckPoint
3 30 (28.04%) Juniper
4 27 (25.23%) F5
5 19 (17.76%) Palo Alto
6 9 (8.41%) Aruba
6 9 (8.41%) Blue Coat
7 8 (7.48%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.61%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.67%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (3.74%) FireEye
10 4 (3.74%) Radianz
10 4 (3.74%) TippingPoint
10 4 (3.74%) Tufin
11 3 (2.80%) Avaya
11 3 (2.80%) Citrix
11 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.80%) NICE Systems
11 3 (2.80%) VMware
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