The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had 3rd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 618 583 571
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -12
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 13 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.053% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.056% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 11
Median daily rate £328 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.91% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £329 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £315 £294
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
3rd 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
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd 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 3rd Line Network Engineer across the England region.

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

3rd 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 3rd Line Network Engineer across the England region.

3rd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

3rd 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 3rd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 4 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
South East -7 8 £333 +5.55% 3
London -16 2 £325 +58.53% 1
South West - 2 - -
North East - 1 £330 -
3rd Line Network Engineer
UK

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 3rd 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 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (42.11%) Firewall
4 12 (31.58%) CCNA
5 11 (28.95%) CCNP
5 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) LAN
6 9 (23.68%) WAN
6 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.42%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
8 7 (18.42%) VoIP
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL
9 6 (15.79%) Juniper
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
10 5 (13.16%) HP
10 5 (13.16%) Citrix
10 5 (13.16%) Network Management
10 5 (13.16%) Fortinet
11 4 (10.53%) F5
11 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
11 4 (10.53%) Wireless
12 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto

3rd 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) LAN
2 9 (23.68%) WAN
3 7 (18.42%) VoIP
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (10.53%) Wireless
6 3 (7.89%) BGP
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.89%) Network Security
6 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (5.26%) IPv6
7 2 (5.26%) Junos
7 2 (5.26%) MPLS
7 2 (5.26%) MRTG
7 2 (5.26%) SAN
7 2 (5.26%) SNMP
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.89%) New Media
2 3 (7.89%) NHS
2 3 (7.89%) Wiki
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.63%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNA
3 11 (28.95%) CCNP
4 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) CCIE
6 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCDA
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) vCloud
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 6 (15.79%) Juniper
6 5 (13.16%) Citrix
6 5 (13.16%) Fortinet
6 5 (13.16%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) F5
7 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.89%) Avaya
8 3 (7.89%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.26%) Clearswift
10 1 (2.63%) CA
10 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.63%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard