The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.41% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -6.36%
Network Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 267 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.35% 95.02% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 164 133
Average daily rate £365 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £36.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (10.00%) QRadar
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (10.00%) Zenoss
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (10.00%) vSphere
8 1 (10.00%) Network Management
8 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (10.00%) F5
8 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
8 1 (10.00%) Meraki

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) QRadar
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (10.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Tripwire