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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 26 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.61% 4.00% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 4.10% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £638 £325 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% +96.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.64 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+38.64% -19.11%
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
178 122 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.70% 97.60% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 66
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £273 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 12
Median hourly rate £41.50 £47.42 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.47% +115.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.62 £57.50 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) CCNA
6 8 (38.10%) Wireless
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Juniper
8 6 (28.57%) OSPF
8 6 (28.57%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) Network Design
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
10 4 (19.05%) XenServer
10 4 (19.05%) HSRP
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services

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 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) BGP
5 6 (28.57%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) DHCP
6 4 (19.05%) HSRP
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) L2TP
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) RIP
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) SNMP
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Network Security
9 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
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
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) SUSE
3 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 3 (14.29%) Security Patching
2 3 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) CCDP
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
3 4 (19.05%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
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 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Acronis
6 3 (14.29%) F5
6 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 3 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) BMC
7 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Remedy
7 2 (9.52%) SAP