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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 49 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 0.28% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.29% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 10
Median daily rate £350 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £403
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 £29.81 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +26.31%

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
546 681 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.07% 95.92% 96.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 321 416
Median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 10 (47.62%) F5
6 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 9 (42.86%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (33.33%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (23.81%) Juniper
10 5 (23.81%) CCSA
11 4 (19.05%) Wireless
11 4 (19.05%) VLAN
11 4 (19.05%) OSPF
11 4 (19.05%) BGP
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
12 3 (14.29%) VoIP
12 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 3 (14.29%) Nokia
12 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
12 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 2 (9.52%) TACACS
13 2 (9.52%) Project Management
13 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) Network Security
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
8 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (9.52%) TACACS
9 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
10 1 (4.76%) DMZ
10 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
10 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CCSA
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) CCSE
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) CCDA
7 1 (4.76%) CCDP
7 1 (4.76%) CCVP
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) Tufin