The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +12.72%
Network Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.36% 95.16% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 35 57
Average daily rate £375 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.00 £15.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +20.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Network Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Network Planning

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Junos
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) F5
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