The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 42 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 18 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.66% 1.63% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.73% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 10
Median daily rate £264 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.59% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £314 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £387 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +52.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 637 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.68% 94.51% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 448 450
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wiltshire region.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wiltshire region.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Swindon +6 8 £253 -27.85% 1
Chippenham - 1 - - 1
Trowbridge - 1 £120 -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (60.00%) CCNA
4 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 10 (33.33%) Migration
7 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) VLAN
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
8 7 (23.33%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) SLA
9 6 (20.00%) CCNP
9 6 (20.00%) Wireless
10 5 (16.67%) vSphere
10 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 5 (16.67%) Network Security
10 5 (16.67%) C
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) HNC
11 4 (13.33%) VPN
11 4 (13.33%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) Juniper
11 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
11 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (13.33%) Citrix
11 4 (13.33%) F5
11 4 (13.33%) SIEM
11 4 (13.33%) NetScaler

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) VLAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) Wireless
4 5 (16.67%) Network Security
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.67%) Broadband
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) CTI
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) FTP
8 1 (3.33%) SNMP
8 1 (3.33%) Softphone
8 1 (3.33%) SSL
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Demand Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Encryption
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Network Segmentation
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (60.00%) CCNA
3 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) CCNP
6 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) HNC
8 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
9 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) F5
2 4 (13.33%) Juniper
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Nokia
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.33%) Aruba
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) GENBAND
5 1 (3.33%) Intel Security