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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 51 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.45% 1.19% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.24% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £318
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.75%

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
462 483 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.65% 96.02% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 289 295
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 39
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 February 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
Crawley +9 6 £388 -
Worthing -10 1 £175 -
Gatwick - 1 £300 -
Network Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Network Design
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) BBC
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) CCDP
6 3 (23.08%) CCIE
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
6 3 (23.08%) Virgin Media
7 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
7 2 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) DDNS
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) DSL
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) TACACS
6 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rose
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) BBC
2 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Information Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
2 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VB6
1 1 (7.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) CCDP
4 3 (23.08%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) HP ASE
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
3 3 (23.08%) Virgin Media
4 2 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) ProCurve