The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 59 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 18 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.02% 0.69% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.74% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£295 £413 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.48% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £363 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -30.17%
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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
838 672 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.95% 92.69% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 343 231
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 66 44
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
3 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (46.15%) F5
5 10 (38.46%) Juniper
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) WAN
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
8 7 (26.92%) CCNP
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) CCNA
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (19.23%) VLAN
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 5 (19.23%) OSPF
10 5 (19.23%) BGP
11 4 (15.38%) Citrix
11 4 (15.38%) MPLS
11 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) Fault Management
11 4 (15.38%) Network Security
11 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (11.54%) HSRP
12 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
12 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) VLAN
5 5 (19.23%) OSPF
5 5 (19.23%) BGP
6 4 (15.38%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (11.54%) HSRP
7 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.54%) VRRP
7 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) EMC Centera
2 1 (3.85%) SecurID
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) CentOS
2 1 (3.85%) VMS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
2 4 (15.38%) Fault Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) B2B
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCSA
5 2 (7.69%) CCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CCIP
6 1 (3.85%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Snort
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
1 3 (11.54%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (46.15%) F5
4 10 (38.46%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
6 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) Hitachi
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Nokia
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