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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 78 55 73
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 14 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.18% 2.94% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 3.10% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £355 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £268 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.16%
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
1145 1321 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.22% 94.63% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 769 719
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +14.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 50
Median hourly rate £27.31 £24.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.80% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Guildford +2 3 £363 +11.53% 2
Reigate +2 3 £245 -30.00% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £388 -
Woking -10 1 £350 +37.25%
Banstead - 1 £175 -
Staines - 1 £360 -
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) Firewall
3 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (39.47%) LAN
6 14 (36.84%) Wireless
7 13 (34.21%) WAN
7 13 (34.21%) CCNP
7 13 (34.21%) CCNA
7 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
8 12 (31.58%) OSPF
8 12 (31.58%) BGP
9 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
10 9 (23.68%) MPLS
10 9 (23.68%) Juniper
10 9 (23.68%) Network Security
11 8 (21.05%) IPsec
12 7 (18.42%) ITIL
13 5 (13.16%) DNS
13 5 (13.16%) HP
13 5 (13.16%) Degree
13 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
13 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
13 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
13 5 (13.16%) F5
14 4 (10.53%) Aruba
14 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
14 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
14 4 (10.53%) Computer Science

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 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (39.47%) LAN
4 14 (36.84%) Wireless
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (34.21%) WAN
6 12 (31.58%) BGP
6 12 (31.58%) OSPF
7 9 (23.68%) MPLS
7 9 (23.68%) Network Security
8 8 (21.05%) IPsec
9 5 (13.16%) DNS
10 4 (10.53%) 3G
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (10.53%) DHCP
10 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.53%) SSL
11 3 (7.89%) 4G
11 3 (7.89%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (7.89%) FabricPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Information Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) CRM
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (34.21%) CCNA
2 13 (34.21%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.63%) Cacti
3 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.68%) Juniper
4 5 (13.16%) F5
4 5 (13.16%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
5 4 (10.53%) Aruba
6 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
7 2 (5.26%) Siemens
7 2 (5.26%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.63%) 3Com
8 1 (2.63%) BT
8 1 (2.63%) Huawei
8 1 (2.63%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.63%) Mitel
8 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.63%) Polycom
8 1 (2.63%) Riverbed