The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 22 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.97% 3.07% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 3.19% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 2
Median daily rate £400 £215 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -49.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £179 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
Network Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 658 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.46% 96.20% 97.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 500 410
Median daily rate £400 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 17
Median hourly rate £12.38 £12.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £21.00 £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bridgend - 9 £425 - 2
Cardiff +21 8 £288 +33.72% 3
Newport +3 3 £300 -33.33% 2
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 - -
Network Engineer
Wales

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 37 (84.09%) SC Cleared
2 37 (84.09%) Security Cleared
3 33 (75.00%) Firewall
4 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (45.45%) LAN
5 19 (43.18%) CCNP
6 17 (38.64%) CheckPoint
7 13 (29.55%) Intel Security
7 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (29.55%) Fortinet
7 13 (29.55%) F5
8 11 (25.00%) Juniper
9 10 (22.73%) Change Control
10 9 (20.45%) WAN
11 8 (18.18%) CCNA
12 7 (15.91%) Windows
13 6 (13.64%) Finance
14 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
14 5 (11.36%) TACACS
14 5 (11.36%) Linux
14 5 (11.36%) VPN
14 5 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
14 5 (11.36%) Cisco ISE
14 5 (11.36%) NetScaler
14 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (11.36%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (11.36%) VLAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) assyst
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) Firewall
2 20 (45.45%) LAN
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (11.36%) NetScaler
5 5 (11.36%) TACACS
5 5 (11.36%) VLAN
5 5 (11.36%) VPN
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless
7 3 (6.82%) OSPF
7 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.55%) BGP
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.55%) DNS
8 2 (4.55%) HSRP
8 2 (4.55%) Internet
8 2 (4.55%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.27%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Change Control
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 2 (4.55%) Line Management
3 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.27%) Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.27%) Security Hardening
4 1 (2.27%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (84.09%) SC Cleared
1 37 (84.09%) Security Cleared
2 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (43.18%) CCNP
4 8 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCIP
6 1 (2.27%) HNC
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 17 (38.64%) CheckPoint
3 13 (29.55%) F5
3 13 (29.55%) Fortinet
3 13 (29.55%) Intel Security
4 11 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.55%) BMC
7 2 (4.55%) CA
7 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.55%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) Aruba
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Meraki
8 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.27%) VMware
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