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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 40 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% 1.85% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.97% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £388 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +23.71%
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
319 355 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.08% 93.67% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 274 320
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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
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 5 December 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 Swindon region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
3 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
4 12 (66.67%) Juniper
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) DHCP
4 12 (66.67%) Junos
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (61.11%) Wireshark
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (61.11%) tcpdump
5 11 (61.11%) MS Office
5 11 (61.11%) MS Visio
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) CCNP
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
8 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Office
1 11 (61.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) VPN
3 12 (66.67%) DHCP
3 12 (66.67%) DNS
3 12 (66.67%) Junos
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (61.11%) tcpdump
4 11 (61.11%) Wireshark
5 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) HSRP
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Juniper
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Genesys
6 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard