The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 78 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.68% 1.54% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.60% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 13
Median daily rate £306 £290 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £415 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 £5.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+725.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +23.71%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1593 1502 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.79% 96.41% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 917 850
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 81 109
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £8.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £20.00 £21.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +12 12 £225 - 1
Nottinghamshire -15 7 £375 +29.31% 3
Northamptonshire - 6 £331 - 4
Leicestershire -1 2 £225 +25.00% 3
Lincolnshire -5 1 - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 East Midlands region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 32 (71.11%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (66.67%) Firewall
4 26 (57.78%) CCNA
5 22 (48.89%) CCNP
6 21 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (28.89%) Wireless
9 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
10 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 9 (20.00%) VLAN
12 8 (17.78%) Network Management
12 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
12 8 (17.78%) LAN
13 7 (15.56%) Meraki
13 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
14 6 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (13.33%) F5
14 6 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
14 6 (13.33%) MPLS
15 5 (11.11%) CCIE
15 5 (11.11%) WAN
15 5 (11.11%) VPN
15 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
15 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
15 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
15 5 (11.11%) Palo Alto
15 5 (11.11%) NX-OS

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) Firewall
2 21 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (28.89%) Wireless
5 9 (20.00%) VLAN
6 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
6 8 (17.78%) LAN
6 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (13.33%) MPLS
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (11.11%) NX-OS
8 5 (11.11%) VPN
8 5 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (4.44%) Network Security
10 2 (4.44%) SAN
10 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
10 2 (4.44%) VoIP
10 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Local Government
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.89%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Handset
4 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) CentOS
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Network Management
2 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (4.44%) SIEM
5 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.22%) Change Control
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Network Design
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (57.78%) CCNA
3 22 (48.89%) CCNP
4 5 (11.11%) CCIE
4 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) CCDP
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.22%) CCSA
7 1 (2.22%) CCSE
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.22%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 7 (15.56%) Meraki
5 6 (13.33%) F5
6 5 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.89%) IronPort
8 3 (6.67%) Juniper
9 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.22%) Avaya
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.22%) Qualys
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Remedy
10 1 (2.22%) VMware
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