The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 35 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.11% 1.47% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.54% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +98.41%
Network Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
276 325 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.18% 95.59% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 178 158
Median daily rate £300 £300 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £81 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 56
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 5 - - 1
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leicestershire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) Network Management
4 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
7 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 2 (18.18%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) TACACS
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Retail
8 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 1 (9.09%) Juniper
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) VLAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) TACACS
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki
4 1 (9.09%) VMware