The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Network Engineer
UK
Rank 579 593 570
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 18 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.057% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.060% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 21
Median daily rate £325 £319 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 17 £325 +1.96% 4
South East +17 10 £325 +18.18%
Hampshire +13 6 £325 +44.44%
Southampton - 4 £325 -
Berkshire +16 3 £388 +26.01%
London +5 3 £325 - 2
East Midlands +2 2 - - 2
Reading +2 2 £388 +26.01%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Birmingham +2 1 £310 -
West Midlands -8 1 £310 -
Yorkshire - 1 £750 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £750 -

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 3rd Line 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 featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (58.33%) Firewall
4 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 16 (44.44%) CCNP
4 16 (44.44%) VoIP
5 13 (36.11%) Juniper
6 12 (33.33%) WAN
6 12 (33.33%) LAN
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (27.78%) DNS
7 10 (27.78%) Citrix
7 10 (27.78%) Wireless
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (22.22%) SSL
9 8 (22.22%) CCNA
9 8 (22.22%) VMware
9 8 (22.22%) OSPF
9 8 (22.22%) Avaya
9 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) VPN
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
11 5 (13.89%) F5
11 5 (13.89%) Aruba
11 5 (13.89%) Network Security
11 5 (13.89%) CCVP
11 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
11 5 (13.89%) Linux
11 5 (13.89%) Internet

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) Firewall
2 16 (44.44%) VoIP
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (33.33%) LAN
3 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 10 (27.78%) DNS
4 10 (27.78%) Wireless
5 8 (22.22%) OSPF
5 8 (22.22%) SSL
6 6 (16.67%) VPN
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (13.89%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) Network Security
8 4 (11.11%) BGP
8 4 (11.11%) SNMP
9 3 (8.33%) MPLS
9 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.56%) ICMP
10 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Email Filtering
2 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.33%) Web Filtering
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.56%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Fault Management
3 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.56%) Network Management
3 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.56%) Service Design
4 1 (2.78%) Contact Management
4 1 (2.78%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
3 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) CCVP
5 4 (11.11%) CCSE
6 3 (8.33%) CCIE
6 3 (8.33%) CCSP
6 3 (8.33%) DBS Check
6 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
6 3 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.56%) CCSA
7 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.78%) CCIP
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) KVM
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.78%) Postfix
1 1 (2.78%) Squid
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 13 (36.11%) Juniper
4 10 (27.78%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) Avaya
5 8 (22.22%) VMware
6 5 (13.89%) Aruba
6 5 (13.89%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (13.89%) F5
6 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) Nortel
8 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
8 2 (5.56%) Computacenter
8 2 (5.56%) HP
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) Samsung
8 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
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