The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had 3rd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Network Engineer
England / London
Rank 406 404 385
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 2 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.039% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.041% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18474 19632 19634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.96% 95.10% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13203 13848 13928
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 341
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

3rd Line Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 3rd Line 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 London region featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Squid
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) VPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Postfix
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) VPLS
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com