The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 32 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.04% 0.78% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.81% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 - £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +36.36%
Network Engineer
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 248 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.92% 97.25% 98.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 171 209
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Ipswich -1 5 £300 - 1
Network Engineer
East of England

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Suffolk region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) MPEG
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 4 (36.36%) Multicast
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) Multicast
2 4 (36.36%) OSPF
2 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) MPEG
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds