The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 10 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 18 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.16% 1.11% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.59% 1.20% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £173
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £321
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.42 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +53.93%
Network Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
143 83 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.62% 92.22% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 53 63
Median daily rate £425 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 23
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.54 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
6 7 (33.33%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) OSPF
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
8 5 (23.81%) HSRP
8 5 (23.81%) RIP
8 5 (23.81%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) L2TP
8 5 (23.81%) IPsec
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
8 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) BGP
4 7 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) HSRP
5 5 (23.81%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) L2TP
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) RIP
6 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) SNMP
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Case Management
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCDP
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
3 4 (19.05%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Juniper
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) Acronis
7 3 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 3 (14.29%) Symantec
8 2 (9.52%) BMC
8 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.52%) Remedy
8 2 (9.52%) SAP