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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 69 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.60% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.64% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £240 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.20% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £258 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -11.29%
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
1323 1398 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.90% 93.89% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 754 545
Average daily rate £350 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £70 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 104 155
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £22.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.59 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 12 £313 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +19 1 - - 3
Leicestershire +4 1 £313 +42.04% 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 35 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (69.05%) CCNA
3 29 (69.05%) Firewall
4 25 (59.52%) CheckPoint
5 24 (57.14%) Wireless
6 23 (54.76%) CCNP
7 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
8 17 (40.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (38.10%) CCIE
9 16 (38.10%) LAN
9 16 (38.10%) SAN
10 15 (35.71%) ProxySG
10 15 (35.71%) Change Control
11 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 14 (33.33%) Nortel
12 13 (30.95%) HP
12 13 (30.95%) ITIL
12 13 (30.95%) WAN
12 13 (30.95%) VPN
12 13 (30.95%) Nortel Contivity
12 13 (30.95%) VMware
12 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (30.95%) NAS
13 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (19.05%) F5
14 8 (19.05%) Network Management
15 7 (16.67%) Migration
15 7 (16.67%) Degree
16 5 (11.90%) Reverse Proxy

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) Wireless
3 17 (40.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (38.10%) LAN
4 16 (38.10%) SAN
5 13 (30.95%) WAN
5 13 (30.95%) VPN
5 13 (30.95%) Nortel Contivity
5 13 (30.95%) NAS
6 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (11.90%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (9.52%) WLAN
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.76%) DMVPN
10 2 (4.76%) BGP
10 2 (4.76%) PBX
10 2 (4.76%) Network Security
10 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.76%) MD110
11 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Change Control
2 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 13 (30.95%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Network Management
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Network Design
8 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.38%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (69.05%) CCNA
3 23 (54.76%) CCNP
4 16 (38.10%) CCIE
5 7 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
8 1 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) ProxySG
2 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) CheckPoint
3 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 14 (33.33%) Nortel
5 13 (30.95%) HP
5 13 (30.95%) VMware
6 8 (19.05%) F5
7 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.76%) Aastra
8 2 (4.76%) Nokia
8 2 (4.76%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Tufin
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago