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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 73 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 31 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.03% 1.39% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.47% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 12
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.56 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +27.65%
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
1462 2037 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.62% 94.22% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 1332 1068
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 86 76
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.43 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 18 £375 +7.14% 4
Wakefield - 1 - -
Network Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 68 (88.31%) Cisco
2 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (53.25%) CCNP
4 38 (49.35%) Firewall
5 33 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (36.36%) F5
7 26 (33.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (32.47%) CCNA
9 20 (25.97%) BGP
10 17 (22.08%) OSPF
10 17 (22.08%) VPN
10 17 (22.08%) WAN
11 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
11 16 (20.78%) Load Balancing
12 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
12 15 (19.48%) LAN
12 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
13 14 (18.18%) VLAN
13 14 (18.18%) Network Design
14 13 (16.88%) Wireless
14 13 (16.88%) WLAN
15 12 (15.58%) CCIE
15 12 (15.58%) IPsec
16 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
16 10 (12.99%) Juniper
16 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.99%) SQL
16 10 (12.99%) Network Security
17 9 (11.69%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (11.69%) Cisco ISE

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 3 (3.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (49.35%) Firewall
2 33 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (33.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (25.97%) BGP
5 17 (22.08%) OSPF
5 17 (22.08%) VPN
5 17 (22.08%) WAN
6 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
6 15 (19.48%) LAN
7 14 (18.18%) VLAN
8 13 (16.88%) Wireless
8 13 (16.88%) WLAN
9 12 (15.58%) IPsec
10 10 (12.99%) Network Security
11 9 (11.69%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (11.69%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (10.39%) MPLS
12 8 (10.39%) SSL
13 7 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) DataPower
4 2 (2.60%) IVR
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Load Balancing
2 14 (18.18%) Network Design
3 9 (11.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (9.09%) ITIL
4 7 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 6 (7.79%) High Availability
6 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 3 (3.90%) CAD
8 3 (3.90%) Change Management
9 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (2.60%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.30%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.30%) Change Control
10 1 (1.30%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.30%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.30%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) Perl
2 2 (2.60%) Python
2 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.30%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (64.94%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (53.25%) CCNP
3 25 (32.47%) CCNA
4 12 (15.58%) CCIE
5 7 (9.09%) CCDA
5 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.19%) CCDP
8 3 (3.90%) CCSE
8 3 (3.90%) CCSP
8 3 (3.90%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.60%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.30%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (1.30%) CCVP
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) GPG13
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) vCloud
4 2 (2.60%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.90%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.60%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (2.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.60%) OPNET
2 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.30%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (88.31%) Cisco
2 28 (36.36%) F5
3 16 (20.78%) CheckPoint
4 15 (19.48%) Palo Alto
5 10 (12.99%) Juniper
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.09%) VMware
7 6 (7.79%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.79%) HP
8 5 (6.49%) Avaya
8 5 (6.49%) TippingPoint
9 4 (5.19%) Akamai
9 4 (5.19%) Brocade
9 4 (5.19%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (5.19%) Motorola
10 3 (3.90%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.90%) Genesys
10 3 (3.90%) Nortel
10 3 (3.90%) Samsung
10 3 (3.90%) SonicWALL