The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 124 115 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.078% 0.043% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.048% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£468 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.84% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Senior Network Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2377 2105 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.03% 91.13% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1452 1093 683
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 166 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £36.40 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 1 - - 2
Worcestershire - 1 £468 -
Senior Network Engineer
England

Senior Network Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire