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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 95 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 17 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.47% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.50% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
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£350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £278
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
1719 1598 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.22% 93.67% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1001 608
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 63 82
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.10 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 -1 14 £360 +30.90% 6
Bradford - 1 £350 -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
2 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (75.61%) CCNP
3 31 (75.61%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (51.22%) CCDP
5 20 (48.78%) CCNA
5 20 (48.78%) BGP
5 20 (48.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (43.90%) TippingPoint
6 18 (43.90%) Network Design
6 18 (43.90%) EIGRP
6 18 (43.90%) Firewall
7 17 (41.46%) HP
7 17 (41.46%) WLAN
8 16 (39.02%) BMC
9 14 (34.15%) Lisp
9 14 (34.15%) F5
10 11 (26.83%) OPNET
10 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
10 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (21.95%) DMVPN
11 9 (21.95%) Retail
11 9 (21.95%) LAN
11 9 (21.95%) WAN
12 8 (19.51%) Motorola
12 8 (19.51%) DMZ
12 8 (19.51%) MPLS
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (19.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (14.63%) Network Security

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (48.78%) BGP
3 18 (43.90%) EIGRP
3 18 (43.90%) Firewall
4 17 (41.46%) WLAN
5 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (21.95%) DMVPN
6 9 (21.95%) LAN
6 9 (21.95%) WAN
7 8 (19.51%) DMZ
7 8 (19.51%) MPLS
7 8 (19.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (14.63%) Network Security
9 5 (12.20%) OSPF
9 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.32%) VPN
10 3 (7.32%) DNS
10 3 (7.32%) SSL
10 3 (7.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (21.95%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Network Design
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.88%) BCP
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) Data Security
5 1 (2.44%) Logistics
5 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Lisp
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (75.61%) CCNP
3 21 (51.22%) CCDP
4 20 (48.78%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CCSA
6 2 (4.88%) CCSE
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
6 2 (4.88%) CCDA
6 2 (4.88%) CISSP
6 2 (4.88%) VCAP
6 2 (4.88%) VCP5
7 1 (2.44%) CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) OPNET
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) TippingPoint
3 17 (41.46%) HP
4 16 (39.02%) BMC
5 14 (34.15%) F5
6 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
7 8 (19.51%) Motorola
8 5 (12.20%) VMware
9 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.88%) Juniper
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.44%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) McAfee
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