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 27 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 40 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.33% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.71%
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
411 284 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 91.13% 93.42% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 214 293
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
4 5 (38.46%) ProxySG
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (30.77%) CCSE
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 4 (30.77%) McAfee
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Sourcefire
6 3 (23.08%) IronPort
6 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Meraki
7 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 2 (15.38%) CCSA

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 5 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) FWSM
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCSE
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) ProxySG
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Sourcefire
4 3 (23.08%) IronPort
5 2 (15.38%) Meraki
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft