The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 97 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.15% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.21% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £324 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £420 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £33.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +94.11%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1943 1989 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.09% 94.99% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1322 1145
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 67 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Leeds +8 23 £395 +12.85% 12
Halifax +2 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (96.08%) Cisco
2 36 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (68.63%) CCNP
4 28 (54.90%) Firewall
5 20 (39.22%) CCNA
6 19 (37.25%) LAN
7 18 (35.29%) VPN
8 17 (33.33%) WAN
8 17 (33.33%) OSPF
8 17 (33.33%) BGP
8 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
9 15 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (25.49%) Network Security
11 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (21.57%) F5
12 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
12 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (21.57%) VMware
12 11 (21.57%) MPLS
12 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
13 9 (17.65%) Fortinet
13 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
13 9 (17.65%) Internet
14 8 (15.69%) HP
14 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
15 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
15 7 (13.73%) CCIE
15 7 (13.73%) DNS
15 7 (13.73%) WLAN
15 7 (13.73%) Linux

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

Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) Firewall
2 19 (37.25%) LAN
3 18 (35.29%) VPN
4 17 (33.33%) BGP
4 17 (33.33%) OSPF
4 17 (33.33%) WAN
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (25.49%) Network Security
7 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (21.57%) MPLS
9 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
9 9 (17.65%) Internet
10 7 (13.73%) DNS
10 7 (13.73%) FWSM
10 7 (13.73%) WLAN
11 6 (11.76%) HSRP
11 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 6 (11.76%) VRRP
12 5 (9.80%) SAN
12 5 (9.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Informix
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Hudson
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Games
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
1 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) DataPower
5 1 (1.96%) e-Health
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
2 7 (13.73%) High Availability
3 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Network Design
5 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.92%) Information Security
7 2 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
1 6 (11.76%) Perl
1 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) Lisp
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (68.63%) CCNP
3 20 (39.22%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) CCIE
5 5 (9.80%) CCDP
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.92%) CCSP
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.96%) CCDA
8 1 (1.96%) CCDE
8 1 (1.96%) CCVP
8 1 (1.96%) CISSP
8 1 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) vCloud
2 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.92%) OPNET
3 1 (1.96%) Cacti
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.96%) Graphite
3 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.96%) OpenView
3 1 (1.96%) Opsview
3 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (96.08%) Cisco
2 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 11 (21.57%) CheckPoint
3 11 (21.57%) F5
3 11 (21.57%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 8 (15.69%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) Juniper
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.80%) Sourcefire
9 3 (5.88%) Meraki
9 3 (5.88%) SAP
10 2 (3.92%) Akamai
10 2 (3.92%) BMC
10 2 (3.92%) IBM
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.92%) Motorola
10 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.92%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago