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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 46 55 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 12 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.04% 1.79% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.85% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £250 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £404 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
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
558 866 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.06% 96.76% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 436 402
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 27 September 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 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (61.90%) CCNA
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 9 (42.86%) Wireless
6 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 9 (42.86%) F5
7 8 (38.10%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) CCNP
8 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) Fortinet
8 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) VPN
9 6 (28.57%) Internet
10 5 (23.81%) OSPF
10 5 (23.81%) BGP
10 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
10 5 (23.81%) Network Management
11 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (19.05%) Brocade
11 4 (19.05%) TippingPoint
11 4 (19.05%) WLAN
12 3 (14.29%) Intel Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 9 (42.86%) Wireless
4 8 (38.10%) Network Security
5 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) Internet
6 6 (28.57%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) BGP
7 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
7 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (19.05%) WLAN
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) DNS
9 2 (9.52%) H.323
9 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (23.81%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) QMS
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCNA
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 9 (42.86%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 7 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) TippingPoint
6 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (4.76%) Veeam