The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Renfrewshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 19 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 5.05% 1.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £301 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £303
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.03 £29.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +28.26%
Job Titles Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.91% 52.38% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 27 15
Average daily rate £327 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £309 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £380 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Network Engineer
Scotland

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 10 (71.43%) HP
3 10 (71.43%) McAfee
4 9 (64.29%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) MS Office
5 7 (50.00%) CCNA
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (50.00%) JSP 440
6 6 (42.86%) JSP
6 6 (42.86%) Network Design
7 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
7 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
8 4 (28.57%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
8 4 (28.57%) CAD
8 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (28.57%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) Time Management
9 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
9 3 (21.43%) Crossbeam
9 3 (21.43%) Junos
9 3 (21.43%) F5
10 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) FTP
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) StarTeam
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 4 (28.57%) CAD
3 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Netcool
1 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) HP
2 10 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Crossbeam
5 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) Apple