The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had 2nd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 606 601 603
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.028% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.029% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £325 £245 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £208 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £243 £265
% change year-on-year
-9.27% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - £14.50
2nd Line Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

2nd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

2nd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer across the England region.

2nd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer across the England region.

2nd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
South West +10 5 - - 1
London - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
2nd Line Network Engineer
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2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 2nd Line 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 England region featuring 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 7 (38.89%) Change Management
4 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) HNC
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 4 (22.22%) C
8 3 (16.67%) WAN
8 3 (16.67%) Avaya
8 3 (16.67%) Juniper
8 3 (16.67%) CCNP
9 2 (11.11%) VoIP
9 2 (11.11%) Windows
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (11.11%) Nortel
9 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.11%) MPLS
10 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (5.56%) FortiGate

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) DHCP
7 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.56%) IPsec
7 1 (5.56%) IPv4
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) SAN
7 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Contact Management
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) HNC
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Nortel
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) VMware