The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 40 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.53% 2.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Median daily rate £333 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +23.71%
Network Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 740 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.85% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 404 373
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 13
Median hourly rate £10.25 £16.50 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £49.41 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
2 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco
4 13 (52.00%) CCNA
5 12 (48.00%) Wireless
6 11 (44.00%) CCNP
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) VPN
8 6 (24.00%) BGP
8 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (24.00%) OSPF
8 6 (24.00%) Network Security
9 5 (20.00%) F5
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (20.00%) ITSM
9 5 (20.00%) Service Management
9 5 (20.00%) VoIP
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (16.00%) WLAN
10 4 (16.00%) Internet
10 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (16.00%) Brocade
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.00%) Network Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 12 (48.00%) Wireless
4 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (24.00%) BGP
5 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) OSPF
5 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.00%) VoIP
7 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (16.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) WLAN
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (12.00%) H.323
8 3 (12.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) ITSM
1 5 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Chat Support
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNA
3 11 (44.00%) CCNP
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) F5
3 4 (16.00%) Brocade
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Aruba
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) TippingPoint