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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 80 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 0.67% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.72% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 12
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£325 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £271 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £406 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.58 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £23.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -15.17%
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
1404 1255 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.73% 93.45% 92.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 771 655
Average daily rate £385 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 71 101
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -49.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
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 26 November 2014. 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
Leatherhead -9 2 £325 -20.24% 1
Guildford -15 2 £350 +40.00%
Woking - 1 £300 -
Oxted - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Staines - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 25 (80.65%) Cisco
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (41.94%) CCNP
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (32.26%) OSPF
5 9 (29.03%) TACACS
5 9 (29.03%) MPLS
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 9 (29.03%) ITIL
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
6 8 (25.81%) ITSM
6 8 (25.81%) F5
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (22.58%) BGP
7 7 (22.58%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) DHCP
7 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 7 (22.58%) SAN
7 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (16.13%) NAS
9 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
9 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
9 5 (16.13%) Wireless

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (32.26%) OSPF
4 9 (29.03%) TACACS
4 9 (29.03%) MPLS
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
4 9 (29.03%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (22.58%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) DHCP
5 7 (22.58%) SAN
6 5 (16.13%) NAS
6 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
6 5 (16.13%) Wireless
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.90%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) HSRP
7 4 (12.90%) VLAN
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) WAP
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) ITSM
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (41.94%) CCNP
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) MCP
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) ProxySG
3 3 (9.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) Sysprep
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) F5
4 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
6 4 (12.90%) Nokia
6 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.68%) Crossbeam
7 3 (9.68%) 3Com
7 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 2 (6.45%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.23%) TippingPoint
9 1 (3.23%) IronPort
9 1 (3.23%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Verint
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Avaya
9 1 (3.23%) CommVault
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