The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 26 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 15 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.64% 2.79% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 3.09% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
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£265 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £278 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.83% -14.51%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 324 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.05% 90.50% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 137
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £29.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 15 £265 -18.46% 1
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 15 (48.39%) CCNP
5 14 (45.16%) DNS
5 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
5 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
6 13 (41.94%) BGP
7 12 (38.71%) Load Balancing
7 12 (38.71%) WAN
8 9 (29.03%) MPLS
9 8 (25.81%) CCNA
10 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 6 (19.35%) F5
11 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
12 5 (16.13%) Network Management
12 5 (16.13%) Wireless
12 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
12 5 (16.13%) LAN
12 5 (16.13%) HP
13 4 (12.90%) OSPF
13 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
14 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
14 3 (9.68%) ProCurve
14 3 (9.68%) DWDM
14 3 (9.68%) Cramer
14 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
14 3 (9.68%) e-Health

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
3 13 (41.94%) BGP
4 12 (38.71%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) MPLS
6 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) OSPF
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (9.68%) DWDM
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (9.68%) SDH
8 3 (9.68%) GSM
8 3 (9.68%) RIP
9 2 (6.45%) DHCP
9 2 (6.45%) Internet
9 2 (6.45%) TACACS
9 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
9 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) e-Health
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Management
5 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCNP
3 8 (25.81%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
3 6 (19.35%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
5 3 (9.68%) ProCurve
5 3 (9.68%) Cramer
5 3 (9.68%) CA
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) BT
6 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.23%) Websense
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Nokia
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