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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Rank 83 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 11 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 1.27% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.32% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 6
Median daily rate £388 £320 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £392 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -19.81%

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
1078 1365 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 95.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 934 754
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) F5
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 11 (40.74%) CCNP
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
7 9 (33.33%) VLAN
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (29.63%) IPsec
8 8 (29.63%) CCNA
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) High Availability
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 5 (18.52%) CCIE
11 5 (18.52%) CCDA
11 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
11 5 (18.52%) BGP
11 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
11 5 (18.52%) Change Control
11 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
12 4 (14.81%) Network Security
12 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (40.74%) VPN
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (33.33%) VLAN
4 8 (29.63%) IPsec
5 7 (25.93%) WAN
6 6 (22.22%) LAN
7 5 (18.52%) BGP
8 4 (14.81%) Network Security
8 4 (14.81%) WLAN
9 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
9 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (11.11%) OSPF
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (7.41%) MPLS
10 2 (7.41%) TACACS
10 2 (7.41%) Wireless
11 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CCDA
4 5 (18.52%) CCIE
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) F5
3 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.70%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) BT
8 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint
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