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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 48 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.32% 0.44% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.46% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £369 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.98% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +27.65%
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
552 862 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.79% 94.83% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 403 475
Median daily rate £413 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 51 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 10 (52.63%) CCNA
4 8 (42.11%) Network Security
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) CCNP
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) F5
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) OSPF
8 4 (21.05%) BGP
8 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.79%) VoIP
9 3 (15.79%) CCDA
9 3 (15.79%) CCDP
9 3 (15.79%) CCSA
9 3 (15.79%) VLAN
9 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
9 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco CME
10 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications

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 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) BGP
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
8 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (10.53%) H.323
8 2 (10.53%) ISDN
8 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XMPP
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCDA
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
4 3 (15.79%) CCSA
5 2 (10.53%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CCVP
6 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CME
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) F5
3 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.26%) IronPort
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
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