The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 43 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.31% 2.35% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 2.45% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate £331 £350 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +112.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.94 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-0.25% -7.40%
Network Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
353 408 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.17% 96.00% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 293 209
Average daily rate £375 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -33.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) CCNP
3 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) Juniper
8 5 (27.78%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) CCNA
8 5 (27.78%) Network Security
9 4 (22.22%) CCSE
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) F5
9 4 (22.22%) CCIE
9 4 (22.22%) Network Design
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
10 3 (16.67%) LAN
10 3 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (16.67%) Telnet
10 3 (16.67%) MPLS
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (16.67%) SSH
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (16.67%) PuTTY

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) PuTTY
5 3 (16.67%) SSH
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Telnet
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) DMZ
6 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNP
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) CCIE
6 4 (22.22%) CCSE
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (11.11%) CCDP
8 2 (11.11%) CCSA
9 1 (5.56%) HND
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) NetIQ
6 2 (11.11%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
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