The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 510 504 517
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 72 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £59.00 £45.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.11% +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.00 - £31.50
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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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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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 +21 35 £469 +16.74% 13
South East -4 15 £450 +30.90% 7
South West -25 10 £363 - 5
East of England -30 4 £320 +16.36% 1
West Midlands -10 3 - - 2
East Midlands 0 1 £150 -
North West - 1 £341 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 93 (77.50%) Cisco
2 76 (63.33%) Firewall
3 72 (60.00%) WAN
4 65 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (48.33%) LAN
6 52 (43.33%) CCNP
7 47 (39.17%) CheckPoint
8 38 (31.67%) BGP
8 38 (31.67%) F5
9 37 (30.83%) OSPF
10 35 (29.17%) Juniper
11 34 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (25.83%) Network Security
12 31 (25.83%) ITIL
13 30 (25.00%) Finance
13 30 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (24.17%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (24.17%) Banking
14 29 (24.17%) VPN
15 25 (20.83%) CCNA
16 23 (19.17%) CCIE
17 22 (18.33%) TCP/IP
17 22 (18.33%) MPLS
17 22 (18.33%) Blue Coat
18 21 (17.50%) VLAN
19 19 (15.83%) Load Balancing
20 18 (15.00%) HSRP
21 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
22 15 (12.50%) DNS
23 14 (11.67%) VRRP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.50%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (63.33%) Firewall
2 72 (60.00%) WAN
3 58 (48.33%) LAN
4 38 (31.67%) BGP
5 37 (30.83%) OSPF
6 34 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 31 (25.83%) Network Security
8 30 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 29 (24.17%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (24.17%) VPN
10 22 (18.33%) TCP/IP
10 22 (18.33%) MPLS
11 21 (17.50%) VLAN
12 18 (15.00%) HSRP
13 15 (12.50%) DNS
14 14 (11.67%) VRRP
15 12 (10.00%) Wireless
15 12 (10.00%) EIGRP
16 11 (9.17%) Multicast
17 9 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.83%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (25.00%) Finance
2 29 (24.17%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.83%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 5 (4.17%) Clustering
2 5 (4.17%) Statistics
3 3 (2.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
5 1 (0.83%) Wiki
5 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) AVVID
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.83%) ITIL
2 19 (15.83%) Load Balancing
3 13 (10.83%) Network Design
3 13 (10.83%) Mentoring
4 11 (9.17%) Network Management
5 10 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 10 (8.33%) Change Control
6 8 (6.67%) Low Latency
7 6 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.33%) eTOM
8 4 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.50%) Project Management
9 3 (2.50%) Service Management
9 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.50%) B2B
9 3 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.83%) SQL
2 2 (1.67%) VBA
3 1 (0.83%) Python
3 1 (0.83%) Tcl
3 1 (0.83%) Java
3 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (43.33%) CCNP
3 25 (20.83%) CCNA
4 23 (19.17%) CCIE
5 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.33%) CCSE
7 8 (6.67%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.00%) CCSA
9 5 (4.17%) CISSP
9 5 (4.17%) MCSE
9 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.17%) MCITP
10 4 (3.33%) Degree
11 3 (2.50%) CCDA
11 3 (2.50%) CCDP
11 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.67%) CNA
12 2 (1.67%) Novell Certification
12 2 (1.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (10.00%) Snort
2 11 (9.17%) ProxySG
3 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) vSphere
4 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) UAG
5 1 (0.83%) Nmap
5 1 (0.83%) Xen
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.50%) OpenView
2 3 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.50%) OPNET
2 3 (2.50%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (77.50%) Cisco
2 47 (39.17%) CheckPoint
3 38 (31.67%) F5
4 35 (29.17%) Juniper
5 22 (18.33%) Blue Coat
6 13 (10.83%) Citrix
6 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
7 12 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 10 (8.33%) VMware
9 9 (7.50%) Nokia
10 8 (6.67%) HP
11 6 (5.00%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.00%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.17%) SonicWALL
12 5 (4.17%) Dell
13 4 (3.33%) BMC
13 4 (3.33%) BT
13 4 (3.33%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.50%) McAfee
15 2 (1.67%) Ericsson
Enfield
Sovereign Business Resources
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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