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 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 74 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.52% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.59% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
Median daily rate £300 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.93% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
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 1577 1430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.42% 95.75% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 909 700
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 82 154
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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
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 25 May 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
Leicestershire +3 8 £290 - 2
Derbyshire +8 4 £300 +5.26% 1
Northamptonshire -1 3 £350 -17.64%
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 25 (73.53%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (52.94%) CCNP
5 13 (38.24%) CCNA
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) WAN
9 8 (23.53%) Wireless
9 8 (23.53%) Network Management
9 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
10 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
11 6 (17.65%) VPN
11 6 (17.65%) OSPF
11 6 (17.65%) Juniper
12 5 (14.71%) Network Design
12 5 (14.71%) Network Security
13 4 (11.76%) VLAN
13 4 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (11.76%) Migration
13 4 (11.76%) VMware
13 4 (11.76%) DNS
13 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 4 (11.76%) Windows
14 3 (8.82%) Linux
14 3 (8.82%) VoIP
14 3 (8.82%) SSL
14 3 (8.82%) MPLS

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 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (32.35%) LAN
5 10 (29.41%) WAN
6 8 (23.53%) Wireless
7 6 (17.65%) OSPF
7 6 (17.65%) VPN
8 5 (14.71%) Network Security
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (11.76%) DNS
9 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.76%) VLAN
10 3 (8.82%) BGP
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (8.82%) IPsec
10 3 (8.82%) MPLS
10 3 (8.82%) NX-OS
10 3 (8.82%) SSL
10 3 (8.82%) VoIP
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Network Management
2 5 (14.71%) Network Design
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Coaching
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Logistics
4 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security Management
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Security Management
5 1 (2.94%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) CCNP
3 13 (38.24%) CCNA
4 3 (8.82%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) CCDA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
4 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) F5
6 3 (8.82%) Meraki
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) Nortel
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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