The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 67 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 10 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.62% 3.88% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 3.96% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 7
Median daily rate £300 £253 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% -22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+58.88% -6.25%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 707 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.59% 98.06% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 521 301
Median daily rate £415 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 47
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.20 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -12 7 £300 +4.34%
Thame 0 1 £310 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (80.00%) CCNA
4 13 (65.00%) CCNP
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) F5
9 4 (20.00%) Aruba
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (20.00%) BGP
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP
9 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (20.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) LAN
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) CCENT
11 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
11 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
11 2 (10.00%) MPLS
11 2 (10.00%) OSPF
11 2 (10.00%) VPN
12 1 (5.00%) DHCP

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (10.00%) MPLS
7 2 (10.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CCNA
3 13 (65.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) CCENT
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Aruba
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) Sonus
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300
Posted: 5 days ago