The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 47 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 4 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.87% 3.31% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 3.49% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-41.33% +70.45%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 229 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.89% 94.63% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 124 258
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 32
Average hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.21% -49.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.58 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester -13 1 - -
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) Network Security
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 11 (61.11%) OSPF
5 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) Juniper
5 11 (61.11%) Junos
5 11 (61.11%) F5
5 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (16.67%) CCNA
8 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (11.11%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (61.11%) OSPF
3 11 (61.11%) BGP
3 11 (61.11%) Junos
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 11 (61.11%) Juniper
3 11 (61.11%) F5
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) JBoss
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
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