The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 35 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 23 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.45% 2.12% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 2.29% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £365 £280 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +14.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £269 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £305 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +23.71%
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
626 481 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.99% 92.68% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 344 206
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 28
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Sheffield -5 19 £413 +47.41%
Doncaster - 1 £225 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (97.22%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) F5
3 18 (50.00%) Firewall
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
6 15 (41.67%) CCNA
7 13 (36.11%) CCNP
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (22.22%) Migration
9 8 (22.22%) Brocade
10 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
10 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
11 6 (16.67%) LAN
11 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.89%) WAN
12 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
12 5 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
13 4 (11.11%) Network Design
13 4 (11.11%) VMware
13 4 (11.11%) MS Office
13 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.11%) Finance
13 4 (11.11%) Wireless
14 3 (8.33%) BGP
14 3 (8.33%) OpenView
14 3 (8.33%) HP
14 3 (8.33%) WLAN

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
5 6 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (13.89%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 4 (11.11%) Wireless
8 3 (8.33%) BGP
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.33%) FCoE
8 3 (8.33%) Network Security
8 3 (8.33%) NX-OS
8 3 (8.33%) WLAN
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.78%) DHCP
9 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.78%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Velocity
2 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Network Design
3 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Facilities Management
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNA
3 13 (36.11%) CCNP
4 2 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCDP
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) F5
3 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 8 (22.22%) Brocade
5 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (8.33%) HP
8 2 (5.56%) Meraki
9 1 (2.78%) Acme Packet
9 1 (2.78%) Citrix
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle
9 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.78%) SevOne
9 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.78%) Splunk