The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 87 71 106
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 43 60 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.70% 2.16% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.25% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 19
Median daily rate £345 £325 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £440 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +98.41%
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
2441 2662 2924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.56% 95.93% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1467 1631
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median 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 median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 247 212
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Network Engineer across the East of England region.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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 Network Engineer across the East of England region.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Hertfordshire +16 24 £400 +15.94% 3
Suffolk +7 6 £245 -2.00% 1
Essex 0 4 £275 -0.90% 1
Norfolk -6 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £265 -11.66% 7
Bedfordshire -4 2 £263 -34.37%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 of England region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (79.78%) Cisco
2 45 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (44.94%) LAN
4 39 (43.82%) Firewall
5 33 (37.08%) CCNA
6 28 (31.46%) CCNP
7 27 (30.34%) WAN
8 25 (28.09%) Wireless
8 25 (28.09%) Network Security
9 22 (24.72%) Juniper
10 19 (21.35%) VPN
10 19 (21.35%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
12 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
13 16 (17.98%) F5
13 16 (17.98%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (15.73%) DNS
14 14 (15.73%) CheckPoint
15 13 (14.61%) ITIL
15 13 (14.61%) VLAN
16 12 (13.48%) Linux
17 11 (12.36%) Unix
17 11 (12.36%) Windows
17 11 (12.36%) WLAN
17 11 (12.36%) VMware
18 10 (11.24%) OSPF
18 10 (11.24%) SLA
18 10 (11.24%) Cisco Nexus
19 9 (10.11%) Network Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (44.94%) LAN
2 39 (43.82%) Firewall
3 27 (30.34%) WAN
4 25 (28.09%) Network Security
4 25 (28.09%) Wireless
5 19 (21.35%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (21.35%) VPN
6 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
7 16 (17.98%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (15.73%) DNS
9 13 (14.61%) VLAN
10 11 (12.36%) WLAN
11 10 (11.24%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (11.24%) OSPF
12 9 (10.11%) DHCP
13 8 (8.99%) BGP
13 8 (8.99%) Broadband
13 8 (8.99%) ISDN
14 7 (7.87%) MPLS
15 6 (6.74%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) J2EE
2 1 (1.12%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.49%) MPEG
2 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) e-Health
4 1 (1.12%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) PKI
4 1 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 11 (12.36%) Unix
2 11 (12.36%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) Solaris
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) ITIL
2 9 (10.11%) Network Management
3 8 (8.99%) Network Design
4 6 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.62%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.62%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.49%) Change Control
6 4 (4.49%) Project Management
7 2 (2.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.25%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.25%) Change Management
7 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.25%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.25%) Service Management
7 2 (2.25%) SIEM
7 2 (2.25%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (2.25%) Validation
7 2 (2.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) C
2 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (37.08%) CCNA
3 28 (31.46%) CCNP
4 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
5 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.49%) CCIE
7 4 (4.49%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.49%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.37%) Degree
8 3 (3.37%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.37%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.25%) CCSA
9 2 (2.25%) CCSE
9 2 (2.25%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.25%) CWNA
9 2 (2.25%) CWNE
10 1 (1.12%) CEH
10 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.12%) Endace
2 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.12%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 71 (79.78%) Cisco
2 22 (24.72%) Juniper
3 16 (17.98%) F5
4 14 (15.73%) CheckPoint
5 11 (12.36%) VMware
6 9 (10.11%) HP
7 8 (8.99%) Aruba
8 7 (7.87%) Meraki
8 7 (7.87%) Palo Alto
9 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.62%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.62%) Citrix
11 4 (4.49%) Avaya
12 3 (3.37%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (3.37%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.37%) Nortel
12 3 (3.37%) Remedy
12 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.37%) Splunk
13 2 (2.25%) Mitel
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