The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had 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
Network Engineer
Rank 37 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.25% 1.70% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 1.75% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 0
Median daily rate £330 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
Network Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
453 458 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.07% 97.45% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 299 204
Median daily rate £375 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 41
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.68% -32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.83 £43.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham +8 10 £330 +1.53%
Gloucester +3 1 £350 -22.22%
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (79.17%) CCNP
3 18 (75.00%) Cisco
3 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) VPN
6 10 (41.67%) Juniper
6 10 (41.67%) DHCP
7 9 (37.50%) CCNA
8 8 (33.33%) F5
9 7 (29.17%) TippingPoint
9 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 7 (29.17%) LAN
9 7 (29.17%) WAN
9 7 (29.17%) Change Management
9 7 (29.17%) BGP
9 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
9 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
9 7 (29.17%) ProxySG
10 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (25.00%) MPLS
11 5 (20.83%) Service Management
11 5 (20.83%) IPsec
11 5 (20.83%) HSRP
11 5 (20.83%) VLAN
12 4 (16.67%) SCCM
12 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (16.67%) Military
12 4 (16.67%) CCIE

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 10 (41.67%) DHCP
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) MPLS
6 5 (20.83%) HSRP
6 5 (20.83%) IPsec
6 5 (20.83%) VLAN
7 4 (16.67%) VoIP
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (8.33%) TACACS
8 2 (8.33%) Wireless
8 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Military
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Change Management
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (8.33%) Network Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) MODAF
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (79.17%) CCNP
3 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) CCNA
6 4 (16.67%) CCIE
7 2 (8.33%) CCDA
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) MCSE
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 8 (33.33%) F5
4 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
4 7 (29.17%) TippingPoint
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Mitel
6 1 (4.17%) Nokia
6 1 (4.17%) Nortel
6 1 (4.17%) Polycom