The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Network Engineer
Rank 598 567 555
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Network Engineer 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Average daily rate £375 £180 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -46.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £180 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £260 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £180 £400
% change year-on-year
+73.61% -55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data 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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Data Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 5 £424 +111.87% 2
South East -7 4 £350 +94.44%
East of England - 1 £275 -
Data Network Engineer
UK

Data Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Data 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 Data Network Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 8 (38.10%) F5
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) IPsec
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) CCNP
6 6 (28.57%) MPLS
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 5 (23.81%) OSPF
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) SSL
7 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
7 5 (23.81%) FWSM
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) VoIP
8 4 (19.05%) BGP
8 4 (19.05%) Internet

Data Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Data 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 Data Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) IPsec
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) FWSM
6 5 (23.81%) Network Security
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) SSL
6 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) IVR
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Google
4 3 (14.29%) Mitel
4 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.76%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Tufin