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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 25 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 22 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.32% 0.97% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.61% 1.03% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
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
333 389 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.69% 93.96% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 279 311
Median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 21
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.04 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.06% -19.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (48.15%) CCNP
6 12 (44.44%) VPN
7 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (37.04%) DHCP
8 10 (37.04%) Juniper
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (33.33%) Wireshark
9 9 (33.33%) Junos
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
10 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) MS Office
10 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
11 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
11 7 (25.93%) F5
12 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
12 6 (22.22%) Network Security
12 6 (22.22%) LAN
13 5 (18.52%) BGP
13 5 (18.52%) Degree
14 4 (14.81%) CCNA
14 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
15 3 (11.11%) PuTTY

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 8 (29.63%) MS Office
1 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) VPN
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (37.04%) DHCP
5 9 (33.33%) DNS
5 9 (33.33%) Junos
5 9 (33.33%) Wireshark
6 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
7 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
8 6 (22.22%) LAN
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) BGP
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 3 (11.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (11.11%) PuTTY
11 3 (11.11%) SSH
11 3 (11.11%) Telnet
11 3 (11.11%) VLAN
11 3 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) OCX
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.70%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (11.11%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (7.41%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Use Case
3 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) CCNA
7 3 (11.11%) CCIE
8 2 (7.41%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.70%) CCSA
9 1 (3.70%) CCSE
9 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) Juniper
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Aruba
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint