The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 47 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.97% 3.17% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 3.24% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate £300 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.94 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-0.25% -7.40%
Network Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 401 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 94.74% 97.80% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 179 144
Average daily rate £395 £368 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 22
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -18 5 £300 -4.00% 2
Network Engineer
East Midlands

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) Juniper
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
5 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (28.57%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) BGP
7 5 (23.81%) VLAN
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
9 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 3 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (14.29%) Network Design
9 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (14.29%) VMware
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) F5
9 3 (14.29%) NetScaler

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) BGP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) DMZ
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) LDAP
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 2 (9.52%) SSL
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) OSPF
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) BT
7 1 (4.76%) Nortel
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL