The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 57 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 1.55% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.58% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £255 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £335 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £480 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +36.36%
Network Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 821 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.50% 97.62% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 469 494
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.34 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ISDN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco CME
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 2 (28.57%) CCDP
5 2 (28.57%) XMPP
5 2 (28.57%) H.323
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
6 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) H.323
4 2 (28.57%) ISDN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) 802.11
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
2 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCDA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CME
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) IronPort
2 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago