The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 85 75 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 13 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 1.49% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.58% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £368 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-41.33% +71.42%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1573 1453 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.30% 94.35% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 764 1000
Average daily rate £345 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 89
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Leeds 0 12 £350 +7.69% 12
Bradford +4 1 £225 +15.38% 1
Halifax - - - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 10 (58.82%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (41.18%) TippingPoint
6 7 (41.18%) BMC
6 7 (41.18%) WLAN
7 6 (35.29%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) BGP
8 5 (29.41%) Firewall
8 5 (29.41%) Network Design
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (23.53%) F5
9 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
9 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
9 4 (23.53%) CCDP
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 3 (17.65%) Lisp
10 3 (17.65%) VoIP
10 3 (17.65%) Retail
10 3 (17.65%) OPNET
10 3 (17.65%) DMZ
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security
11 2 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
11 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (11.76%) MPLS
11 2 (11.76%) SAN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (41.18%) WLAN
3 5 (29.41%) BGP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) DMZ
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) ISDN
7 1 (5.88%) RIP
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) IVR
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Lisp
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIE
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OPNET
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) BMC
3 7 (41.18%) TippingPoint
4 4 (23.53%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Remedy
7 1 (5.88%) Radware