The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 488 513 537
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 149 108 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 33
Median daily rate £413 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.64 -
% change year-on-year
+76.69% -
Senior 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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
London +24 75 £460 +5.74% 14
South East +23 36 £413 -0.60% 9
South West +12 12 £400 +10.34% 2
East of England +21 7 £250 -14.89%
Yorkshire 0 6 £350 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -30 5 £350 -26.89% 2
North West 0 3 £300 -14.89% 4
North East - 3 - -
East Midlands -5 2 £278 -31.05%
Senior Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in the job title.

1 222 (84.41%) Cisco
2 158 (60.08%) Firewall
3 152 (57.79%) Cisco Certification
4 122 (46.39%) CCNP
5 90 (34.22%) CheckPoint
6 88 (33.46%) Cisco ASA
7 81 (30.80%) WAN
8 74 (28.14%) Network Security
9 72 (27.38%) Wireless
10 64 (24.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 63 (23.95%) LAN
12 60 (22.81%) Data Centre
13 57 (21.67%) BGP
14 56 (21.29%) Juniper
15 55 (20.91%) Finance
15 55 (20.91%) Network Design
15 55 (20.91%) F5
16 50 (19.01%) SolarWinds
16 50 (19.01%) VPN
17 49 (18.63%) CCNA
18 43 (16.35%) Palo Alto
19 42 (15.97%) CCIE
20 40 (15.21%) DNS
20 40 (15.21%) OSPF
21 39 (14.83%) MPLS
22 33 (12.55%) Security Cleared
23 32 (12.17%) DHCP
23 32 (12.17%) BIG-IP
24 31 (11.79%) EIGRP
25 29 (11.03%) TCP/IP

Senior 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 1 (0.38%) Apache
1 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.38%) IIS
1 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.38%) nginx
1 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (4.18%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Eikon
1 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 158 (60.08%) Firewall
2 88 (33.46%) Cisco ASA
3 81 (30.80%) WAN
4 74 (28.14%) Network Security
5 72 (27.38%) Wireless
6 64 (24.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 63 (23.95%) LAN
8 57 (21.67%) BGP
9 50 (19.01%) VPN
10 40 (15.21%) DNS
10 40 (15.21%) OSPF
11 39 (14.83%) MPLS
12 32 (12.17%) BIG-IP
12 32 (12.17%) DHCP
13 31 (11.79%) EIGRP
14 29 (11.03%) TCP/IP
15 28 (10.65%) Cisco IOS
16 25 (9.51%) VoIP
17 24 (9.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 23 (8.75%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.38%) Informix
1 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.38%) MySQL
1 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.38%) Redis
1 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (2.66%) StarTeam
2 3 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) Hudson
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 55 (20.91%) Finance
2 19 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.56%) Banking
4 6 (2.28%) Retail
5 4 (1.52%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.14%) Legal
7 2 (0.76%) Local Government
7 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.76%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.76%) CSS
2 1 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.38%) Middleware
2 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.81%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (1.90%) CMDB
5 5 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.14%) Clustering
6 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.76%) Fintech
7 2 (0.76%) PKI
7 2 (0.76%) Statistics
7 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.37%) Windows
2 13 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.80%) Linux
4 7 (2.66%) Unix
5 6 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.91%) Network Design
2 25 (9.51%) Load Balancing
2 25 (9.51%) Project Management
3 24 (9.13%) Network Management
4 23 (8.75%) ITIL
5 21 (7.98%) Change Management
5 21 (7.98%) High Availability
5 21 (7.98%) Network Architecture
6 19 (7.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (6.46%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (4.18%) Migration
8 11 (4.18%) Performance Management
9 10 (3.80%) Change Control
9 10 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (3.04%) DDoS Mitigation
11 8 (3.04%) ITIL V3
11 8 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (2.66%) Security Operations
12 7 (2.66%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.28%) Perl
2 5 (1.90%) C
2 5 (1.90%) Python
3 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.76%) SQL
5 2 (0.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 152 (57.79%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (46.39%) CCNP
3 49 (18.63%) CCNA
4 42 (15.97%) CCIE
5 33 (12.55%) Security Cleared
6 29 (11.03%) Degree
7 25 (9.51%) SC Cleared
8 15 (5.70%) CCDP
9 10 (3.80%) JNCIP
10 8 (3.04%) CCSE
10 8 (3.04%) JNCIE
11 6 (2.28%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.90%) CCSA
12 5 (1.90%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.14%) CCIP
13 3 (1.14%) CCNP Voice
13 3 (1.14%) CISSP
13 3 (1.14%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.08%) SLA
2 7 (2.66%) QA
3 6 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.66%) ProxySG
2 7 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.76%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.38%) Snort
5 1 (0.38%) UAG
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.38%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 13 (4.94%) OPNET
3 12 (4.56%) Nagios
4 8 (3.04%) Cacti
5 6 (2.28%) TrustSec
6 5 (1.90%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.38%) AppManager
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.38%) Graphite
10 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.38%) OpenView
10 1 (0.38%) Opsview
10 1 (0.38%) Proventia
Vendors
1 222 (84.41%) Cisco
2 90 (34.22%) CheckPoint
3 56 (21.29%) Juniper
4 55 (20.91%) F5
5 50 (19.01%) SolarWinds
6 43 (16.35%) Palo Alto
7 24 (9.13%) Fortinet
7 24 (9.13%) Riverbed
8 21 (7.98%) Blue Coat
9 19 (7.22%) VMware
10 18 (6.84%) Tufin
11 17 (6.46%) Citrix
11 17 (6.46%) Microsoft
12 15 (5.70%) Aruba
13 12 (4.56%) HP
14 10 (3.80%) Nokia
15 7 (2.66%) FireEye
16 6 (2.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 6 (2.28%) Trustwave
17 5 (1.90%) Motorola