The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 74 61 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.80% 2.09% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.20% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 4
Median daily rate £378 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £425 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.25 £13.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.27% -69.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +65.00%
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
1269 1226 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.34% 94.97% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 676 749
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 57 80
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Redhill +3 5 £380 +83.13%
Woking 0 2 £380 +117.14%
Camberley -7 2 £250 -3.84% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Guildford +1 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Staines - 1 £225 -
Egham - 1 £310 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 44 (80.00%) Cisco
2 38 (69.09%) Firewall
3 26 (47.27%) Wireless
4 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (43.64%) LAN
6 21 (38.18%) WAN
6 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (36.36%) MPLS
8 19 (34.55%) DNS
9 18 (32.73%) Data Centre
10 17 (30.91%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (30.91%) DHCP
10 17 (30.91%) OSPF
10 17 (30.91%) BGP
10 17 (30.91%) Juniper
11 16 (29.09%) F5
12 15 (27.27%) CCNA
12 15 (27.27%) ITIL
13 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
14 12 (21.82%) IPsec
14 12 (21.82%) SSL
15 11 (20.00%) VPN
15 11 (20.00%) CCNP
15 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
15 11 (20.00%) Network Security
15 11 (20.00%) SolarWinds
16 10 (18.18%) Palo Alto
16 10 (18.18%) Finance
16 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
16 10 (18.18%) Change Management

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (69.09%) Firewall
2 26 (47.27%) Wireless
3 24 (43.64%) LAN
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (38.18%) WAN
5 20 (36.36%) MPLS
6 19 (34.55%) DNS
7 17 (30.91%) BGP
7 17 (30.91%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (30.91%) DHCP
7 17 (30.91%) OSPF
8 12 (21.82%) IPsec
8 12 (21.82%) SSL
9 11 (20.00%) Network Security
9 11 (20.00%) VPN
10 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
11 8 (14.55%) Ethernet
11 8 (14.55%) TACACS
12 7 (12.73%) DDNS
12 7 (12.73%) DSL
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.45%) e-Health
5 3 (5.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
1 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) CatOS
5 3 (5.45%) Unix
6 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (18.18%) Change Management
4 8 (14.55%) Information Management
5 6 (10.91%) Network Design
6 5 (9.09%) Change Control
6 5 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security
8 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.64%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (3.64%) Web Filtering
9 1 (1.82%) Analytics
9 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Logistics
9 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.82%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) Perl
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (27.27%) CCNA
3 11 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
5 4 (7.27%) DBS Check
5 4 (7.27%) MCP
5 4 (7.27%) MCSE
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) CCIE
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (7.27%) Sysprep
3 4 (7.27%) WSUS
4 3 (5.45%) OpenView
5 1 (1.82%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Cisco
2 17 (30.91%) Juniper
3 16 (29.09%) F5
4 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
5 11 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 10 (18.18%) Palo Alto
7 9 (16.36%) Aruba
8 7 (12.73%) Blue Coat
9 6 (10.91%) HP
10 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.45%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (5.45%) Infoblox
11 3 (5.45%) NetQoS
11 3 (5.45%) NetScout
11 3 (5.45%) ProCurve
11 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
12 2 (3.64%) Exinda
12 2 (3.64%) Forcepoint
12 2 (3.64%) Mitel
12 2 (3.64%) Sourcefire