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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 71 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.48% 0.51% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.55% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 8
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£350 £320 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £286 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £347 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -10.71%
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
1556 1464 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.91% 93.13% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 799 620
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £84 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 104 144
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £9.92 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £39.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +27 16 £313 -14.38% 3
Northamptonshire -11 3 £463 +76.19%
Leicestershire - 2 £350 - 2
Derbyshire +3 1 £388 +21.09% 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (59.09%) Wireless
4 25 (56.82%) CCNA
5 23 (52.27%) Firewall
6 20 (45.45%) CheckPoint
7 19 (43.18%) CCNP
8 18 (40.91%) HP
8 18 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (38.64%) CCIE
10 16 (36.36%) ITIL
10 16 (36.36%) Change Control
11 15 (34.09%) SAN
11 15 (34.09%) Blue Coat
12 14 (31.82%) ProxySG
12 14 (31.82%) Nortel
12 14 (31.82%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (29.55%) NAS
13 13 (29.55%) Nortel Contivity
13 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
13 13 (29.55%) VMware
14 9 (20.45%) LAN
15 8 (18.18%) VPN
15 8 (18.18%) Migration
16 7 (15.91%) Degree
17 6 (13.64%) WAN
18 5 (11.36%) Finance
18 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
18 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
19 4 (9.09%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Wireless
2 23 (52.27%) Firewall
3 18 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (34.09%) SAN
5 13 (29.55%) Nortel Contivity
5 13 (29.55%) NAS
6 9 (20.45%) LAN
7 8 (18.18%) VPN
8 6 (13.64%) WAN
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (9.09%) Network Security
10 4 (9.09%) WLAN
11 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (4.55%) DMVPN
12 2 (4.55%) BGP
12 2 (4.55%) VLAN
13 1 (2.27%) MD110
13 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
13 1 (2.27%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.27%) CentOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
1 16 (36.36%) Change Control
2 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Network Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) CCNA
3 19 (43.18%) CCNP
4 17 (38.64%) CCIE
5 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) ProxySG
1 14 (31.82%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 20 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 18 (40.91%) HP
4 15 (34.09%) Blue Coat
5 14 (31.82%) Nortel
6 13 (29.55%) VMware
7 4 (9.09%) Juniper
8 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) NetScout
9 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.55%) Nokia
9 2 (4.55%) F5
9 2 (4.55%) AlgoSec
10 1 (2.27%) Remedy
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.27%) Aastra
10 1 (2.27%) Tufin
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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