The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 17 April 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 Lancashire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 47 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.47% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £308
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-6.36% +20.87%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
397 206 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.85% 95.37% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 103 155
Average daily rate £375 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 17
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.40 £14.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +23.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.47 £30.00 £29.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Blackburn - 1 £238 -
Network Engineer
North West

Network Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
Lancashire
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