The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.33% 1.06% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.13% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Median daily rate £253 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £254 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £370 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £27.94 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +8.49%

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
332 354 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.51% 93.90% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 258 288
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £18.10 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

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 26 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Swindon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (22.22%) Broadband
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) F5
7 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Broadband
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper