The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 76 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 1.31% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 0
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£363 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-41.33% +70.45%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1348 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.41% 93.03% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 678 630
Average daily rate £350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 98 118
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Engineer
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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
Leicestershire - 5 £375 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £203 -30.17% 1
Northamptonshire +1 3 £388 +21.09%
Lincolnshire +3 1 £150 -18.91%
Derbyshire -2 1 £400 +25.00%
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
5 7 (35.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
6 5 (25.00%) Network Management
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Juniper
8 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.00%) Firewall
8 3 (15.00%) NetScout
8 3 (15.00%) Change Control
9 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
9 2 (10.00%) AlgoSec
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) VPN
10 1 (5.00%) DNS
10 1 (5.00%) SLA
10 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
10 1 (5.00%) Remedy
10 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) NetScout
4 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (10.00%) AlgoSec
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
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