The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Network Engineer
Rank 97 102 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 24 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.16% 0.33% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.36% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -9.09%
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
1909 1678 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.09% 93.12% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1113 613
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 61 57
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.17 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% +11.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.91 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 2015.

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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 21 £350 -4.10% 4
Halifax - 1 £375 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 38 (92.68%) Cisco
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (73.17%) CCNP
3 23 (56.10%) Firewall
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (53.66%) CCNA
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (41.46%) F5
7 16 (39.02%) CCDP
7 16 (39.02%) BGP
8 14 (34.15%) EIGRP
8 14 (34.15%) HP
9 12 (29.27%) WLAN
9 12 (29.27%) Lisp
9 12 (29.27%) MPLS
9 12 (29.27%) TippingPoint
10 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
10 11 (26.83%) OPNET
10 11 (26.83%) WAN
10 11 (26.83%) BMC
11 10 (24.39%) DMZ
11 10 (24.39%) Network Design
12 9 (21.95%) Network Security
13 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
13 8 (19.51%) LAN
14 6 (14.63%) CCIE
14 6 (14.63%) Internet
14 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
14 6 (14.63%) DMVPN

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) Firewall
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (39.02%) BGP
4 14 (34.15%) EIGRP
5 12 (29.27%) MPLS
5 12 (29.27%) WLAN
6 11 (26.83%) WAN
6 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 10 (24.39%) DMZ
8 9 (21.95%) Network Security
9 8 (19.51%) LAN
10 6 (14.63%) Internet
10 6 (14.63%) DMVPN
10 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (12.20%) VPN
12 3 (7.32%) OSPF
12 3 (7.32%) Wireless
12 3 (7.32%) Junos
12 3 (7.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Network Design
2 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Validation
5 2 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.44%) BCP
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Lisp
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (73.17%) CCNP
3 22 (53.66%) CCNA
4 16 (39.02%) CCDP
5 6 (14.63%) CCIE
6 3 (7.32%) CCDA
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CCSA
8 1 (2.44%) CCSE
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.44%) MCSA
8 1 (2.44%) CCSP
8 1 (2.44%) CISSP
8 1 (2.44%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) OPNET
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) F5
3 14 (34.15%) HP
4 12 (29.27%) TippingPoint
5 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
5 11 (26.83%) BMC
6 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
7 5 (12.20%) Motorola
7 5 (12.20%) Juniper
8 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.88%) VMware
9 2 (4.88%) Brocade
9 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 2 (4.88%) Nortel
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.44%) McAfee
10 1 (2.44%) BT
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago