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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 616 589 566
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -23
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 10 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.045% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.047% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Median daily rate £340 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 -
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
46767 46633 45417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.73% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30873 29254 28503
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1874 1952
Median hourly rate £17.95 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 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 -6 6 £350 +35.92%
London -7 2 £325 +39.78% 2
North East - 1 £330 -
South West - 1 - -
3rd Line Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (44.12%) Firewall
4 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
4 11 (32.35%) CCNP
5 10 (29.41%) CCNA
6 9 (26.47%) LAN
7 8 (23.53%) WAN
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) VoIP
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) F5
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.71%) HP
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) Juniper
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
11 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
11 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
11 4 (11.76%) Network Security
11 4 (11.76%) Network Management
11 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds

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 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 9 (26.47%) LAN
3 8 (23.53%) WAN
4 7 (20.59%) VoIP
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) Wireless
8 3 (8.82%) BGP
8 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (5.88%) IPsec
9 2 (5.88%) IPv6
9 2 (5.88%) MPLS
9 2 (5.88%) SAN
9 2 (5.88%) VLAN
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.82%) New Media
2 3 (8.82%) NHS
2 3 (8.82%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.94%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Network Management
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (32.35%) CCNP
3 10 (29.41%) CCNA
4 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) CCIE
6 2 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCDA
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) vCloud
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) F5
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 5 (14.71%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) Juniper
7 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.82%) Infoblox
8 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.88%) Avaya
10 1 (2.94%) CA
10 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
10 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.94%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard