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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 1.31% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.37% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 12
Median daily rate £300 £288 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.17% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £373 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +36.36%
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
1536 1528 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.12% 95.62% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 915 713
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 82 125
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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
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 29 July 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 +9 6 £278 +54.16%
Derbyshire +5 3 £287 +4.45%
Lincolnshire -3 3 £350 -13.04%
Northamptonshire -10 1 £350 +7.69% 2
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (46.43%) CCNP
5 10 (35.71%) LAN
6 9 (32.14%) Wireless
6 9 (32.14%) WAN
6 9 (32.14%) CCNA
6 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (28.57%) Network Management
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (17.86%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) OSPF
9 4 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 3 (10.71%) NX-OS
10 3 (10.71%) Meraki
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (10.71%) Network Design
10 3 (10.71%) Retail
10 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 3 (10.71%) MPLS
10 3 (10.71%) DNS
10 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
10 3 (10.71%) CCIE
11 2 (7.14%) SSL
11 2 (7.14%) SNMP

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 23 (82.14%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 9 (32.14%) Wireless
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.86%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) VLAN
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (10.71%) DNS
7 3 (10.71%) MPLS
7 3 (10.71%) NX-OS
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.14%) BGP
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (7.14%) IPsec
8 2 (7.14%) Network Security
8 2 (7.14%) SSL
8 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Management
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Coaching
3 2 (7.14%) Logistics
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) SDLC
4 1 (3.57%) Server Building
4 1 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNP
3 9 (32.14%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 3 (10.71%) Meraki
5 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
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