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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 68 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 46 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.45% 1.58% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.65% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 4
Median daily rate £357 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.69%
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
1813 2186 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.49% 96.13% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1473 935
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 96 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +6 30 £360 -10.00% 7
Bradford +15 5 £360 +25.21%
Wakefield -5 2 - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 72 (93.51%) Cisco
2 58 (75.32%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (63.64%) CCNP
4 37 (48.05%) Firewall
5 34 (44.16%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (36.36%) CCNA
7 25 (32.47%) BGP
8 21 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (25.97%) OSPF
10 19 (24.68%) WAN
11 18 (23.38%) WLAN
11 18 (23.38%) LAN
11 18 (23.38%) Palo Alto
12 17 (22.08%) Network Security
13 16 (20.78%) Network Design
13 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
13 16 (20.78%) F5
14 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
14 15 (19.48%) VPN
15 12 (15.58%) Wireless
15 12 (15.58%) Load Balancing
15 12 (15.58%) CCIE
16 11 (14.29%) Juniper
16 11 (14.29%) Fortinet
17 10 (12.99%) DNS
18 9 (11.69%) SSL
18 9 (11.69%) SQL
18 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
18 9 (11.69%) VMware
18 9 (11.69%) Cisco Wireless

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) IIS
1 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) IaaS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) Firewall
2 34 (44.16%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (32.47%) BGP
4 21 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (25.97%) OSPF
6 19 (24.68%) WAN
7 18 (23.38%) LAN
7 18 (23.38%) WLAN
8 17 (22.08%) Network Security
9 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
9 15 (19.48%) VPN
10 12 (15.58%) Wireless
11 10 (12.99%) DNS
12 9 (11.69%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (11.69%) Cisco Wireless
12 9 (11.69%) SSL
13 7 (9.09%) MPLS
14 6 (7.79%) DMZ
14 6 (7.79%) FTP
14 6 (7.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) DataPower
4 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.60%) IVR
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Network Design
2 12 (15.58%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 7 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (7.79%) ITIL
5 5 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (3.90%) CAD
6 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.60%) Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.60%) Service Management
8 1 (1.30%) CRM
8 1 (1.30%) ERP
8 1 (1.30%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (1.30%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C
2 1 (1.30%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.30%) Lisp
2 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (75.32%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (63.64%) CCNP
3 28 (36.36%) CCNA
4 12 (15.58%) CCIE
5 6 (7.79%) CCDA
5 6 (7.79%) CCDP
6 5 (6.49%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.60%) CCSE
7 2 (2.60%) CCSP
7 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.30%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.30%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.79%) vCloud
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (5.19%) OPNET
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.90%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.60%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 72 (93.51%) Cisco
2 18 (23.38%) Palo Alto
3 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
3 16 (20.78%) F5
4 11 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 11 (14.29%) Juniper
5 9 (11.69%) VMware
6 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
7 7 (9.09%) HP
7 7 (9.09%) TippingPoint
8 6 (7.79%) Motorola
9 5 (6.49%) Sourcefire
10 4 (5.19%) Avaya
10 4 (5.19%) BMC
10 4 (5.19%) IBM
11 3 (3.90%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.90%) Brocade
11 3 (3.90%) Genesys
11 3 (3.90%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.90%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
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