The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 35 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 25 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.78% 1.74% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 1.99% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £241 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £387 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -86.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -14.51%
Network Engineer
South West

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
626 452 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.70% 87.60% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 299 390
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 40
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Swindon -5 10 £350 - 1
Chippenham -3 2 £425 +93.18%
Trowbridge - - - -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) Firewall
3 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (50.00%) Juniper
5 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
6 15 (37.50%) CCNA
7 14 (35.00%) VPN
7 14 (35.00%) CCNP
8 13 (32.50%) LAN
8 13 (32.50%) WAN
9 12 (30.00%) MPLS
10 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
10 11 (27.50%) IP Telephony
11 10 (25.00%) Wireless
11 10 (25.00%) Avaya
12 9 (22.50%) VoIP
12 9 (22.50%) Windows
12 9 (22.50%) ITIL
12 9 (22.50%) McAfee
12 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
12 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
12 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
13 8 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (20.00%) Polycom
13 8 (20.00%) VLAN
13 8 (20.00%) WLAN
14 7 (17.50%) DHCP
14 7 (17.50%) DNS
14 7 (17.50%) Blackberry
14 7 (17.50%) VMware

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) VPN
3 13 (32.50%) LAN
3 13 (32.50%) WAN
4 12 (30.00%) MPLS
5 11 (27.50%) IP Telephony
6 10 (25.00%) Wireless
7 9 (22.50%) VoIP
8 8 (20.00%) VLAN
8 8 (20.00%) WLAN
9 7 (17.50%) DHCP
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (12.50%) Internet
11 5 (12.50%) Network Security
12 3 (7.50%) ATM
12 3 (7.50%) BGP
13 2 (5.00%) DMVPN
13 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (17.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) Handset
4 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
1 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.00%) Network Management
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.50%) Line Management
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.50%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
3 15 (37.50%) CCNA
4 14 (35.00%) CCNP
5 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
6 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (15.00%) MCSE
8 4 (10.00%) CCSE
9 2 (5.00%) CCSA
10 1 (2.50%) HNC
10 1 (2.50%) Degree
10 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 20 (50.00%) Juniper
3 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.00%) Avaya
5 9 (22.50%) McAfee
6 8 (20.00%) Polycom
7 7 (17.50%) VMware
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Nokia
8 5 (12.50%) SonicWALL
9 4 (10.00%) HP
10 3 (7.50%) F5
11 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
11 2 (5.00%) Dell
11 2 (5.00%) Meraki
12 1 (2.50%) Oracle
12 1 (2.50%) Citrix
12 1 (2.50%) Remedy
12 1 (2.50%) Sophos
12 1 (2.50%) BMC
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