The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 73 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 30 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.22% 1.90% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.99% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 4
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
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
1298 1556 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.86% 95.34% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1067 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 28 September 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Leeds region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 47 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (66.10%) CCNP
4 30 (50.85%) Firewall
5 23 (38.98%) CCNA
6 21 (35.59%) BGP
7 19 (32.20%) WAN
7 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (30.51%) LAN
8 18 (30.51%) Palo Alto
9 16 (27.12%) OSPF
10 15 (25.42%) VPN
10 15 (25.42%) Network Security
11 14 (23.73%) F5
11 14 (23.73%) Network Design
11 14 (23.73%) WLAN
11 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
12 11 (18.64%) EIGRP
12 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
13 10 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (16.95%) CCIE
14 9 (15.25%) DNS
14 9 (15.25%) SSL
15 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
15 7 (11.86%) Quality Management
15 7 (11.86%) VMware
15 7 (11.86%) MPLS
15 7 (11.86%) Juniper
15 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
15 7 (11.86%) SQL

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) BGP
3 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (32.20%) WAN
4 18 (30.51%) LAN
5 16 (27.12%) OSPF
6 15 (25.42%) Network Security
6 15 (25.42%) VPN
7 14 (23.73%) WLAN
8 11 (18.64%) EIGRP
9 10 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (15.25%) DNS
10 9 (15.25%) SSL
11 7 (11.86%) MPLS
12 6 (10.17%) DMZ
12 6 (10.17%) VLAN
13 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (8.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (8.47%) FTP
13 5 (8.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) DataPower
4 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.39%) IVR
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Network Design
2 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.86%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (11.86%) Quality Management
3 5 (8.47%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) CAD
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.39%) Migration
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.69%) CRM
7 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.69%) ERP
7 1 (1.69%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.69%) Presales
7 1 (1.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) Lisp
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (66.10%) CCNP
3 23 (38.98%) CCNA
4 10 (16.95%) CCIE
5 5 (8.47%) CCDA
5 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
6 4 (6.78%) CCDP
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.69%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.69%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) vCloud
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (6.78%) OPNET
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (5.08%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) Cisco
2 18 (30.51%) Palo Alto
3 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.73%) F5
4 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
5 7 (11.86%) Juniper
5 7 (11.86%) VMware
6 6 (10.17%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.17%) Motorola
6 6 (10.17%) TippingPoint
7 5 (8.47%) Sourcefire
8 4 (6.78%) BMC
8 4 (6.78%) IBM
9 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.08%) Splunk
10 2 (3.39%) Citrix
10 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.39%) ScanSafe
10 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
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