The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank - 125 144
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £233 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
3rd Line 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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2452 2575 2901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.61% 96.37% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1428 1626
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 240 207
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer across the East of England region.

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer across the East of England region.

3rd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 3rd Line 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 3rd Line Network Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 3rd Line 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 3rd Line Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) VMware