The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had 3rd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 251 264 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £48.00
3rd Line Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Middlesex - 4 £438 -
Hampshire +13 3 £310 +0.81% 1
Berkshire +3 1 £388 -21.71%
East Sussex - 1 - -
3rd Line Network Engineer
England

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 3rd Line 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 South East region featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 12 (70.59%) LAN
5 11 (64.71%) WAN
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (52.94%) VoIP
6 9 (52.94%) CCNA
7 8 (47.06%) Network Security
8 7 (41.18%) Wireless
8 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
9 6 (35.29%) FortiGate
9 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) DNS
10 5 (29.41%) SSL
11 4 (23.53%) VPN
11 4 (23.53%) Internet
11 4 (23.53%) CCVP
12 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
12 3 (17.65%) Juniper
12 3 (17.65%) OSPF
13 2 (11.76%) Linux
13 2 (11.76%) Dell
13 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (11.76%) F5

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) VoIP
5 8 (47.06%) Network Security
6 7 (41.18%) Wireless
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (17.65%) OSPF
10 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (5.88%) BGP
11 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (5.88%) IPsec
11 1 (5.88%) Junos
11 1 (5.88%) MRTG
11 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Change Control
1 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (5.88%) Email Filtering
1 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.88%) Network Design
1 1 (5.88%) Network Management
1 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
1 1 (5.88%) Validation
1 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) CCVP
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
8 1 (5.88%) CCDA
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (5.88%) CCSA
8 1 (5.88%) CCSE
8 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
6 1 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) VMware