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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 116 121 136
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 48 80 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.44% 1.37% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.45% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 61 46
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £324
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +70.73%
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
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 68 (91.89%) Cisco
2 49 (66.22%) Firewall
3 48 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (48.65%) CCNP
5 27 (36.49%) WAN
5 27 (36.49%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (35.14%) Finance
7 25 (33.78%) BGP
8 23 (31.08%) Juniper
8 23 (31.08%) LAN
9 22 (29.73%) CheckPoint
9 22 (29.73%) F5
10 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
11 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (22.97%) Network Security
12 16 (21.62%) VPN
12 16 (21.62%) OSPF
12 16 (21.62%) CCIE
12 16 (21.62%) Wireless
13 15 (20.27%) CCNA
13 15 (20.27%) EIGRP
13 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
14 13 (17.57%) MPLS
14 13 (17.57%) ITIL
14 13 (17.57%) HSRP
14 13 (17.57%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (16.22%) Network Design
16 11 (14.86%) DNS
16 11 (14.86%) DHCP
16 11 (14.86%) Palo Alto

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 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (66.22%) Firewall
2 27 (36.49%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (36.49%) WAN
3 25 (33.78%) BGP
4 23 (31.08%) LAN
5 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
6 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (22.97%) Network Security
7 16 (21.62%) OSPF
7 16 (21.62%) VPN
7 16 (21.62%) Wireless
8 15 (20.27%) EIGRP
9 13 (17.57%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (17.57%) HSRP
9 13 (17.57%) MPLS
10 11 (14.86%) DHCP
10 11 (14.86%) DNS
11 10 (13.51%) Multicast
12 9 (12.16%) IP Telephony
13 8 (10.81%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Law
4 4 (5.41%) Legal
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) jQuery
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) XMPP
2 1 (1.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.70%) Statistics
3 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) CatOS
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 12 (16.22%) Network Design
3 8 (10.81%) Change Control
4 7 (9.46%) Low Latency
4 7 (9.46%) Migration
4 7 (9.46%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.41%) Network Management
7 4 (5.41%) Project Management
8 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.05%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.70%) High Availability
9 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.35%) Java
2 1 (1.35%) Korn
2 1 (1.35%) Perl
2 1 (1.35%) PHP
2 1 (1.35%) Ruby
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (48.65%) CCNP
3 16 (21.62%) CCIE
4 15 (20.27%) CCNA
5 8 (10.81%) Degree
6 6 (8.11%) CCDP
7 3 (4.05%) CCDE
7 3 (4.05%) CCSA
7 3 (4.05%) CCSE
8 2 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.70%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) CCA
9 1 (1.35%) CCDA
9 1 (1.35%) CCSP
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.35%) ISEB
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.35%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.35%) MiFID
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Snort
2 1 (1.35%) UAG
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) OpenView
2 1 (1.35%) Proventia
2 1 (1.35%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 68 (91.89%) Cisco
2 23 (31.08%) Juniper
3 22 (29.73%) CheckPoint
3 22 (29.73%) F5
4 11 (14.86%) Palo Alto
5 8 (10.81%) Aruba
6 7 (9.46%) Riverbed
7 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.41%) Avaya
9 3 (4.05%) VMware
10 2 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (2.70%) Citrix
10 2 (2.70%) HP
10 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.70%) Mitel
10 2 (2.70%) Nokia
10 2 (2.70%) Nortel
10 2 (2.70%) Radianz
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