The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 61 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 2 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% 2.31% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 2.44% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 1
Median daily rate £501 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
Network Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 573 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.12% 94.71% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 400 209
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.23 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.55% -17.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.00 £29.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crawley +1 2 £501 +43.00%
Network Engineer
South East

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West Sussex region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
5 8 (61.54%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
6 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
6 6 (46.15%) LAN
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) SSL
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) MPLS
7 5 (38.46%) Network Design
7 5 (38.46%) VLAN
7 5 (38.46%) F5
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
8 4 (30.77%) Change Control
8 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (30.77%) Junos
8 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
8 4 (30.77%) 4G
8 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (30.77%) PKI
8 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (30.77%) Network Architecture
8 4 (30.77%) Forefront TMG

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) 3G
5 4 (30.77%) 4G
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) Junos
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) TACACS
5 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) BBC
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Information Management
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Network Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (30.77%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
3 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) 3Com
5 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
6 3 (23.08%) Meraki
7 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
7 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
7 1 (7.69%) Virgin Media