The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Operations Engineer
Rank 595 602 617
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Operations Engineer 13 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.027% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £363 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £268 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £376 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.46 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +104.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £19.13 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.31 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.46 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +65.55%
Network Operations 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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
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 £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
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 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Network Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Network Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Operations Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Network Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Network Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Operations 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 Network Operations Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 6 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 - 6 - -
South East +13 4 £331 +0.37% 2
London -5 1 £600 +81.81% 2
North West - 1 £475 - 1
Network Operations Engineer
UK

Network Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Network Operations 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 Network Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) CCNA
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) C
7 5 (23.81%) VLAN
8 4 (19.05%) VoIP
8 4 (19.05%) HNC
8 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) CCNP
8 4 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
9 3 (14.29%) Service Design
9 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (14.29%) MPLS
9 3 (14.29%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) Juniper
9 3 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) LAN
9 3 (14.29%) F5
9 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) VMware

Network Operations 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VLAN
3 4 (19.05%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) BGP
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) OSPF
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
5 2 (9.52%) HSRP
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) RIP
5 2 (9.52%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Service Design
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 4 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (19.05%) HNC
6 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Endace
1 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WMI
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy