The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 15 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.85% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 0.88% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £35.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-39.86% +37.50%
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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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 114 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 92.59% 91.20% 84.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 64 59
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £460 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Average hourly rate - £15.60 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) German Language
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Wiki
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) F5