The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 24 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.94% 0.77% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 0.82% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£306 £308 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.71%
Network Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
378 367 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.10% 94.34% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 161 125
Average daily rate £360 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £162.50 £15.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (70.83%) CCNA
4 16 (66.67%) Firewall
5 15 (62.50%) Wireless
6 14 (58.33%) CCNP
6 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
7 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (45.83%) Change Control
8 11 (45.83%) ProxySG
8 11 (45.83%) Nortel
8 11 (45.83%) CCIE
8 11 (45.83%) ITIL
9 10 (41.67%) HP
9 10 (41.67%) SAN
9 10 (41.67%) VMware
9 10 (41.67%) Nortel Contivity
9 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
9 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (41.67%) NAS
10 8 (33.33%) LAN
10 8 (33.33%) VPN
11 7 (29.17%) Degree
12 6 (25.00%) WAN
13 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (16.67%) F5
15 3 (12.50%) Network Security
15 3 (12.50%) WLAN
15 3 (12.50%) Juniper

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (66.67%) Firewall
2 15 (62.50%) Wireless
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (41.67%) SAN
4 10 (41.67%) Nortel Contivity
4 10 (41.67%) NAS
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.50%) Network Security
8 3 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (8.33%) BGP
9 2 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.17%) VLAN
10 1 (4.17%) PBX
10 1 (4.17%) MGCP
10 1 (4.17%) OSPF
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Change Control
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (70.83%) CCNA
3 14 (58.33%) CCNP
4 11 (45.83%) CCIE
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) ProxySG
2 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
4 11 (45.83%) Nortel
5 10 (41.67%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) F5
7 3 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) Nokia
8 2 (8.33%) NetScout
8 2 (8.33%) AlgoSec
9 1 (4.17%) Aastra
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.17%) Tufin