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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 42 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.29% 5.42% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 5.70% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 7
Median daily rate £300 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £188 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £347 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
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
576 526 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.12% 95.12% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 205
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 29
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
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 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 28 September 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 28 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
Sheffield -16 12 £313 +12.61% 1
Doncaster - 1 £225 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (61.54%) CCNA
4 14 (53.85%) F5
5 11 (42.31%) CCNP
5 11 (42.31%) Firewall
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (30.77%) LAN
7 8 (30.77%) WAN
7 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
8 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
9 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (15.38%) VoIP
10 4 (15.38%) HP
11 3 (11.54%) CCIE
11 3 (11.54%) Network Security
12 2 (7.69%) Change Control
12 2 (7.69%) DMZ
12 2 (7.69%) OpenView
12 2 (7.69%) WLAN
12 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 2 (7.69%) SAN
12 2 (7.69%) Wireless
12 2 (7.69%) Finance
13 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
13 1 (3.85%) Migration
13 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (3.85%) VMware

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 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
3 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (15.38%) VoIP
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
8 2 (7.69%) DMZ
8 2 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 2 (7.69%) WLAN
9 1 (3.85%) BGP
9 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
9 1 (3.85%) OSPF
9 1 (3.85%) SNMP
9 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
2 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Migration
2 1 (3.85%) Network Design
2 1 (3.85%) Network Management
2 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
2 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (61.54%) CCNA
3 11 (42.31%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 1 (3.85%) CNE
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Novell Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) F5
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Novell
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) SevOne
6 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) VMware
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