The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 73 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 0.97% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.04% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 7
Average daily rate £320 £318 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +41.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.94 £25.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-3.15% -6.36%
Network Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1397 1059 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.71% 93.72% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 757 567
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (74.47%) CCNP
4 32 (68.09%) Firewall
5 27 (57.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (46.81%) LAN
7 20 (42.55%) WAN
8 19 (40.43%) BGP
9 18 (38.30%) CCNA
10 17 (36.17%) Network Security
11 15 (31.91%) F5
12 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (27.66%) MPLS
13 13 (27.66%) OSPF
13 13 (27.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 13 (27.66%) DDoS Mitigation
14 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
14 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (23.40%) Palo Alto
15 11 (23.40%) EIGRP
15 11 (23.40%) VPN
16 9 (19.15%) HP
16 9 (19.15%) Internet
17 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
17 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
17 8 (17.02%) Windows
17 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (17.02%) VMware
17 8 (17.02%) FCoE
18 7 (14.89%) FWSM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 27 (57.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (46.81%) LAN
4 20 (42.55%) WAN
5 19 (40.43%) BGP
6 17 (36.17%) Network Security
7 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (27.66%) MPLS
8 13 (27.66%) OSPF
9 12 (25.53%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (23.40%) EIGRP
10 11 (23.40%) VPN
11 9 (19.15%) Internet
12 8 (17.02%) Ethernet
12 8 (17.02%) FCoE
13 7 (14.89%) FWSM
13 7 (14.89%) HSRP
13 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.89%) VRRP
14 6 (12.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Informix
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
1 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Hudson
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.77%) Games
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
1 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.38%) Clustering
4 3 (6.38%) PKI
5 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Life Science
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (14.89%) High Availability
2 7 (14.89%) Network Design
3 6 (12.77%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (12.77%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) SIEM
6 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.13%) Change Management
7 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
1 6 (12.77%) Perl
1 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.38%) Lisp
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (74.47%) CCNP
3 18 (38.30%) CCNA
4 6 (12.77%) CCIE
5 4 (8.51%) CCDP
6 2 (4.26%) CCSP
6 2 (4.26%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.64%) vCloud
4 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (6.38%) Cacti
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.38%) Graphite
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) Opsview
3 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) F5
3 11 (23.40%) Palo Alto
4 9 (19.15%) HP
5 8 (17.02%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.02%) VMware
6 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
7 6 (12.77%) Meraki
7 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.77%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.38%) Juniper
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.38%) SAP
9 2 (4.26%) Akamai
9 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.26%) Veritas
10 1 (2.13%) Aruba
10 1 (2.13%) IBM
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle
10 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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