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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 82 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.59% 0.66% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 0.70% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -31.61%
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
2127 1566 1460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.82% 93.66% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 955 776
Average daily rate £363 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 70 74
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £28.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -10 28 £350 +7.69% 3
Bradford - 3 £288 -
Huddersfield - 2 £250 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £400 -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (91.67%) Cisco
2 52 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (73.33%) CCNP
4 41 (68.33%) Firewall
5 36 (60.00%) CCNA
6 25 (41.67%) Network Security
7 20 (33.33%) WAN
8 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
9 17 (28.33%) Internet
9 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (25.00%) DMZ
11 14 (23.33%) F5
12 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
13 10 (16.67%) LAN
14 9 (15.00%) Ethernet
14 9 (15.00%) HP
14 9 (15.00%) MPLS
14 9 (15.00%) FCoE
14 9 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (15.00%) DDoS Mitigation
15 8 (13.33%) CCDP
16 7 (11.67%) SAN
16 7 (11.67%) BGP
16 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
17 6 (10.00%) Aruba
17 6 (10.00%) VPN
17 6 (10.00%) Wireless
18 5 (8.33%) VMware

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 41 (68.33%) Firewall
2 25 (41.67%) Network Security
3 20 (33.33%) WAN
4 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (28.33%) Internet
4 17 (28.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (25.00%) DMZ
6 10 (16.67%) LAN
7 9 (15.00%) Ethernet
7 9 (15.00%) MPLS
7 9 (15.00%) FCoE
7 9 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (11.67%) BGP
8 7 (11.67%) SAN
9 6 (10.00%) VPN
9 6 (10.00%) Wireless
10 5 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.33%) WLAN
11 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) CSS
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) OpenWrt
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
2 9 (15.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (8.33%) ITIL
3 5 (8.33%) Network Design
4 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.00%) Validation
5 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.67%) Network Management
6 1 (1.67%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.67%) Migration
6 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) Lisp
2 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (73.33%) CCNP
3 36 (60.00%) CCNA
4 8 (13.33%) CCDP
5 5 (8.33%) CCIE
6 2 (3.33%) CCSP
6 2 (3.33%) CCDA
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) MCSE
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) CCIP
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CWNA
7 1 (1.67%) CWSP
7 1 (1.67%) CWAP
7 1 (1.67%) CWNE
7 1 (1.67%) CCVP
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) vSphere
2 3 (5.00%) NFS
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) Firmware
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) OPNET
1 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.67%) Opsview
3 1 (1.67%) Graphite
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 55 (91.67%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.33%) F5
4 9 (15.00%) HP
5 6 (10.00%) Aruba
6 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.33%) VMware
7 4 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.67%) Brocade
7 4 (6.67%) TippingPoint
7 4 (6.67%) BMC
8 3 (5.00%) Juniper
8 3 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.33%) Nortel
9 2 (3.33%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Motorola
10 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
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