The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 63 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 28 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.98% 0.88% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 7
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£325 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £230 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £406 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -11.29%
Network Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1303 1141 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.35% 90.99% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 618 582
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 116
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -28.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 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
Guildford -1 4 £430 +28.35% 3
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Woking +6 1 - - 1
Dorking - 1 £400 -
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (48.89%) CCNP
5 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (33.33%) WAN
7 13 (28.89%) OSPF
8 12 (26.67%) ITIL
8 12 (26.67%) CCNA
9 11 (24.44%) F5
9 11 (24.44%) VPN
10 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 10 (22.22%) MPLS
10 10 (22.22%) BGP
11 9 (20.00%) TACACS
11 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (20.00%) Windows
11 9 (20.00%) LAN
12 8 (17.78%) ITSM
13 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
13 7 (15.56%) VMware
13 7 (15.56%) SAN
14 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
14 6 (13.33%) Network Security
14 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (11.11%) HSRP
15 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (11.11%) NAS
15 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
15 5 (11.11%) VLAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (33.33%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) OSPF
5 11 (24.44%) VPN
6 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 10 (22.22%) MPLS
6 10 (22.22%) BGP
7 9 (20.00%) TACACS
7 9 (20.00%) LAN
8 7 (15.56%) SAN
9 6 (13.33%) Network Security
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (11.11%) HSRP
10 5 (11.11%) NAS
10 5 (11.11%) VLAN
10 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
10 5 (11.11%) VoIP
11 4 (8.89%) DNS
11 4 (8.89%) DHCP
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.67%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) ITSM
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.44%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) ISMS
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Network Design
4 2 (4.44%) Network Planning
4 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (48.89%) CCNP
3 12 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) CCIE
5 2 (4.44%) CCVP
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) HNC
6 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.22%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.22%) Cacti
3 1 (2.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 11 (24.44%) F5
3 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
7 3 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) Nokia
8 2 (4.44%) 3Com
8 2 (4.44%) Crossbeam
8 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.22%) Meraki
9 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.22%) Brocade
9 1 (2.22%) Remedy
9 1 (2.22%) Sophos
9 1 (2.22%) CommVault
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