The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had NOC Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Operations Centre Engineer
UK
Rank 542 610 580
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -30
Contract jobs requiring a NOC Engineer 40 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.033% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.035% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
Median daily rate £300 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £265 £203
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +30.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +47.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +47.27%

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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
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 1485 1738 1911
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 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

NOC Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured NOC Engineer in the job title.

NOC Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NOC Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

NOC Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NOC Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

NOC Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NOC Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NOC Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NOC Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

NOC Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

NOC Engineer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NOC Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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 +43 38 £300 +15.38% 7
London +20 11 £200 -23.07% 1
South West +12 9 - -
Wiltshire +7 9 - -
South East +20 8 £310 +16.98% 3
Berkshire +20 6 £320 - 1
West Midlands - 5 - -
East of England - 5 £300 - 3
Reading +14 4 £320 -
Solihull - 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £300 - 2
Corsham -10 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Surrey +12 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 -
Dorking - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £300 -
Swansea - 1 £425 -
Slough - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £425 -
West Wales - 1 £425 -

NOC Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, NOC 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 NOC Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 38 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (46.97%) CCNA
4 29 (43.94%) Security Cleared
5 22 (33.33%) Juniper
6 20 (30.30%) CCNP
6 20 (30.30%) SLA
7 16 (24.24%) ITIL
7 16 (24.24%) VLAN
7 16 (24.24%) DV Cleared
8 15 (22.73%) Firewall
9 14 (21.21%) MPLS
9 14 (21.21%) OSPF
10 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 12 (18.18%) BGP
10 12 (18.18%) WAN
11 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
11 10 (15.15%) Migration
11 10 (15.15%) Remedy
11 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
12 9 (13.64%) JNCIA
13 8 (12.12%) Fault Management
13 8 (12.12%) Service Management
13 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
13 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.09%) Ciena
14 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 6 (9.09%) F5
14 6 (9.09%) Network Management

NOC 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 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) VLAN
2 15 (22.73%) Firewall
3 14 (21.21%) MPLS
3 14 (21.21%) OSPF
4 12 (18.18%) BGP
4 12 (18.18%) WAN
5 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
6 6 (9.09%) VPLS
7 5 (7.58%) LAN
7 5 (7.58%) SNMP
7 5 (7.58%) VPN
8 4 (6.06%) ATM
8 4 (6.06%) DNS
8 4 (6.06%) DWDM
8 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (6.06%) SDH
8 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.06%) xDSL
9 3 (4.55%) HTTP
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
2 2 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) SOAP
1 2 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.55%) MPEG
2 3 (4.55%) STB
2 3 (4.55%) Video on Demand
2 3 (4.55%) Wiki
3 1 (1.52%) BBC
3 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) Migration
3 8 (12.12%) Fault Management
3 8 (12.12%) Service Management
4 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.09%) Network Management
5 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.06%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.55%) CRM
6 3 (4.55%) ITSM
6 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
7 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.03%) RAD
7 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Scrum
8 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (46.97%) CCNA
3 29 (43.94%) Security Cleared
4 20 (30.30%) CCNP
5 16 (24.24%) DV Cleared
6 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 9 (13.64%) JNCIA
8 5 (7.58%) HNC
8 5 (7.58%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.03%) CCENT
9 2 (3.03%) Degree
9 2 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
10 1 (1.52%) CCIE
10 1 (1.52%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (3.03%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.52%) OpenView
2 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.52%) OVSD
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 22 (33.33%) Juniper
3 10 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 10 (15.15%) Remedy
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.09%) Ciena
5 6 (9.09%) F5
6 5 (7.58%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.03%) Aruba
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya
9 2 (3.03%) CA
9 2 (3.03%) Huawei
9 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.03%) Nortel
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) Riverbed
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