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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 483 511 525
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 112 59 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 11
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£428 £405 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -38.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.53 £27.50 £44.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.66 £27.50 £48.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.64 - £44.60
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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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +22 58 £435 +4.81% 21
South East +4 26 £394 -13.46% 14
East of England +6 9 £294 +22.39% 1
North West - 7 £353 - 2
Yorkshire -19 5 £400 - 4
East Midlands +2 3 £403 +168.33% 3
West Midlands +4 2 £479 - 5
South West -11 2 £363 +3.57% 2
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Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 160 (88.40%) Cisco
2 118 (65.19%) Firewall
3 113 (62.43%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (55.25%) WAN
5 84 (46.41%) LAN
6 73 (40.33%) CCNP
7 69 (38.12%) CheckPoint
8 65 (35.91%) Cisco ASA
9 63 (34.81%) BGP
9 63 (34.81%) Wireless
10 62 (34.25%) Juniper
11 60 (33.15%) F5
12 58 (32.04%) VPN
13 57 (31.49%) OSPF
14 54 (29.83%) TCP/IP
15 52 (28.73%) MPLS
16 46 (25.41%) Data Centre
17 41 (22.65%) EIGRP
18 40 (22.10%) Cisco Nexus
19 39 (21.55%) IPsec
19 39 (21.55%) Load Balancing
20 38 (20.99%) Network Security
20 38 (20.99%) VoIP
21 37 (20.44%) VLAN
22 36 (19.89%) Cisco IOS
22 36 (19.89%) HSRP
23 35 (19.34%) CCIE
23 35 (19.34%) CCNA
24 34 (18.78%) Finance
25 32 (17.68%) DHCP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (65.19%) Firewall
2 100 (55.25%) WAN
3 84 (46.41%) LAN
4 65 (35.91%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (34.81%) Wireless
5 63 (34.81%) BGP
6 58 (32.04%) VPN
7 57 (31.49%) OSPF
8 54 (29.83%) TCP/IP
9 52 (28.73%) MPLS
10 41 (22.65%) EIGRP
11 40 (22.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 39 (21.55%) IPsec
13 38 (20.99%) Network Security
13 38 (20.99%) VoIP
14 37 (20.44%) VLAN
15 36 (19.89%) Cisco IOS
15 36 (19.89%) HSRP
16 32 (17.68%) DHCP
17 31 (17.13%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.55%) GCC
General
1 34 (18.78%) Finance
2 24 (13.26%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.18%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.76%) Local Government
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Advertising
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.15%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.66%) XMPP
3 1 (0.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.97%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.21%) PKI
5 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.10%) Statistics
6 2 (1.10%) Wiki
6 2 (1.10%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.15%) Linux
2 21 (11.60%) Windows
3 15 (8.29%) UNIX
4 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.55%) Load Balancing
2 32 (17.68%) ITIL
3 30 (16.57%) Network Design
4 26 (14.36%) Network Management
5 20 (11.05%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (8.84%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (6.08%) WAN Optimisation
7 11 (6.08%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (3.87%) Project Management
9 7 (3.87%) Migration
10 6 (3.31%) Low Latency
11 5 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.76%) DDoS Mitigation
11 5 (2.76%) Change Management
12 4 (2.21%) Investment Management
12 4 (2.21%) Performance Management
12 4 (2.21%) Asset Management
12 4 (2.21%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.52%) VB
2 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.10%) PHP
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) Perl
3 1 (0.55%) Python
3 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 113 (62.43%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (40.33%) CCNP
3 35 (19.34%) CCIE
3 35 (19.34%) CCNA
4 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.63%) Degree
6 11 (6.08%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.52%) JNCIA
8 9 (4.97%) CCSA
8 9 (4.97%) CCSE
9 6 (3.31%) CCDA
9 6 (3.31%) CCDP
9 6 (3.31%) CCSP
10 4 (2.21%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.21%) CCDE
11 3 (1.66%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.66%) CISSP
11 3 (1.66%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.10%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.76%) Snort
3 4 (2.21%) vSphere
4 3 (1.66%) NFS
5 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.10%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.10%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.55%) Firmware
6 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (11.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.21%) NetCrunch
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.66%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.66%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.66%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.10%) Cacti
6 1 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.55%) Netcool
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.55%) Nessus
6 1 (0.55%) SCOM
6 1 (0.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 160 (88.40%) Cisco
2 69 (38.12%) CheckPoint
3 62 (34.25%) Juniper
4 60 (33.15%) F5
5 28 (15.47%) SolarWinds
6 19 (10.50%) Blue Coat
7 17 (9.39%) Riverbed
8 14 (7.73%) Sourcefire
8 14 (7.73%) VMware
9 10 (5.52%) Citrix
10 9 (4.97%) HP
11 8 (4.42%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.87%) Aruba
12 7 (3.87%) Dell
13 6 (3.31%) Avaya
13 6 (3.31%) Microsoft
13 6 (3.31%) Nortel
13 6 (3.31%) NetApp
13 6 (3.31%) Brocade
14 5 (2.76%) Websense
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