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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 81 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 1.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.50% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 2
Median daily rate £395 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £298 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £420 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +65.00%
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
1482 1336 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.92% 94.89% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 935 810
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 33
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 41 (97.62%) Cisco
2 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (64.29%) CCNP
4 26 (61.90%) Firewall
5 17 (40.48%) LAN
5 17 (40.48%) VPN
5 17 (40.48%) Palo Alto
6 16 (38.10%) WAN
6 16 (38.10%) OSPF
6 16 (38.10%) BGP
7 13 (30.95%) Network Security
8 12 (28.57%) CCNA
9 11 (26.19%) VMware
9 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
9 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (23.81%) F5
10 10 (23.81%) MPLS
11 9 (21.43%) Internet
11 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
11 9 (21.43%) Fortinet
11 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (19.05%) EIGRP
13 7 (16.67%) WLAN
13 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
13 7 (16.67%) Juniper
13 7 (16.67%) DNS
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (16.67%) High Availability
13 7 (16.67%) 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) Firewall
2 17 (40.48%) LAN
2 17 (40.48%) VPN
3 16 (38.10%) BGP
3 16 (38.10%) OSPF
3 16 (38.10%) WAN
4 13 (30.95%) Network Security
5 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (23.81%) MPLS
7 9 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (21.43%) Internet
8 8 (19.05%) EIGRP
9 7 (16.67%) DNS
9 7 (16.67%) FWSM
9 7 (16.67%) WLAN
10 6 (14.29%) HSRP
10 6 (14.29%) VRRP
11 5 (11.90%) FTP
11 5 (11.90%) SAN
11 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Informix
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
1 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Hudson
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) DataPower
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) High Availability
1 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (11.90%) Network Design
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 6 (14.29%) Perl
1 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) Lisp
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (64.29%) CCNP
3 12 (28.57%) CCNA
4 5 (11.90%) CCIE
4 5 (11.90%) JNCIS
5 4 (9.52%) CCDP
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.38%) CCSP
7 1 (2.38%) CISSP
7 1 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.67%) vCloud
2 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.76%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.76%) OPNET
3 1 (2.38%) Cacti
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.38%) Graphite
3 1 (2.38%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Opsview
3 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Cisco
2 17 (40.48%) Palo Alto
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 10 (23.81%) F5
5 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 9 (21.43%) Fortinet
6 7 (16.67%) Juniper
7 6 (14.29%) HP
7 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
9 3 (7.14%) Meraki
9 3 (7.14%) SAP
10 2 (4.76%) Akamai
10 2 (4.76%) BMC
10 2 (4.76%) IBM
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.76%) Motorola
10 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.76%) TippingPoint
11 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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