The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 73 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 20 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 1.04% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.09% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 16
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£294 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £155 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -41.33%
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
1510 1370 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.20% 94.55% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 707 678
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 118 99
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 31 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -1 6 £275 -31.25% 1
Northamptonshire -2 5 £325 -16.12%
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £288 +41.97% 3
Leicestershire 0 3 £180 -52.00% 2
Lincolnshire +3 1 £403 +168.33%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (68.09%) Cisco
2 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (57.45%) Firewall
4 23 (48.94%) CCNA
5 22 (46.81%) CCNP
6 20 (42.55%) LAN
6 20 (42.55%) WAN
7 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
8 14 (29.79%) VPN
8 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (25.53%) Juniper
10 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 9 (19.15%) Wireless
10 9 (19.15%) Network Design
10 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) Network Security
11 8 (17.02%) MPLS
12 7 (14.89%) DNS
13 6 (12.77%) BGP
13 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
14 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (10.64%) VLAN
14 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.64%) Migration
14 5 (10.64%) OSPF
14 5 (10.64%) CCIE

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) LAN
2 20 (42.55%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) VPN
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (19.15%) Wireless
5 8 (17.02%) MPLS
5 8 (17.02%) Network Security
6 7 (14.89%) DNS
7 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.77%) BGP
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.64%) VLAN
8 5 (10.64%) OSPF
8 5 (10.64%) VoIP
8 5 (10.64%) WLAN
8 5 (10.64%) SSL
9 4 (8.51%) Internet
10 3 (6.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) JSP
2 1 (2.13%) WAP
2 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) FMCG
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) IVR
5 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Network Design
2 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
2 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) CRM
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (6.38%) Validation
3 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
4 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.26%) Logistics
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.26%) Network Management
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.13%) Time Management
5 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.13%) BPR
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (48.94%) CCNA
3 22 (46.81%) CCNP
4 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) CCDP
5 5 (10.64%) CCIE
6 3 (6.38%) CCIP
6 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) CCDA
7 2 (4.26%) CCSP
7 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.26%) CCSA
8 1 (2.13%) CCSE
8 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.26%) WSUS
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.53%) Juniper
4 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.38%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) McAfee
6 2 (4.26%) Sophos
6 2 (4.26%) Websense
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Compaq
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Nokia
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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