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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 87 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 18 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.50% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.56% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 15
Median daily rate £294 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £400 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
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
1583 1539 1507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.11% 96.19% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 922 772
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 98 107
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 26 September 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
Derbyshire +3 9 £235 -14.54% 4
Northamptonshire -4 5 £300 -14.28% 2
Leicestershire +2 2 £288 +59.72% 2
Lincolnshire -11 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -23 1 £325 +44.44% 1
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (65.63%) Firewall
4 18 (56.25%) CCNP
5 15 (46.88%) CCNA
5 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
8 9 (28.13%) Network Management
8 9 (28.13%) LAN
8 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
9 6 (18.75%) WAN
9 6 (18.75%) VLAN
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (18.75%) Meraki
9 6 (18.75%) NX-OS
10 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
10 5 (15.63%) CCIE
11 4 (12.50%) MPLS
11 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
11 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (9.38%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
12 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (9.38%) Retail
12 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony

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 21 (65.63%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (40.63%) Wireless
4 9 (28.13%) LAN
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (18.75%) NX-OS
5 6 (18.75%) VLAN
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
7 3 (9.38%) Network Security
7 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
1 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Network Management
2 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Logistics
4 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) SIEM
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
4 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (56.25%) CCNP
3 15 (46.88%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCSE
6 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.75%) Meraki
5 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Qualys
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