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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 52 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.23% 0.56% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.62% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
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£275 £205 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £205 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £205 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.75 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+32.03% -13.57%
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
677 642 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.61% 90.68% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 418 319
Average daily rate £400 £371 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 20
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.75 £15.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £55.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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 +12 6 £275 +34.14% 4
Trowbridge - - - -
Calne - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
2 19 (59.38%) Firewall
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (40.63%) LAN
3 13 (40.63%) WAN
4 12 (37.50%) VPN
4 12 (37.50%) MPLS
4 12 (37.50%) Wireless
5 11 (34.38%) IP Telephony
6 10 (31.25%) Avaya
6 10 (31.25%) CCNA
6 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 9 (28.13%) VoIP
7 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
7 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) Polycom
8 8 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (25.00%) McAfee
8 8 (25.00%) WLAN
9 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
9 7 (21.88%) VLAN
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) MCSE
10 6 (18.75%) CCNP
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.75%) Network Security
11 5 (15.63%) SonicWALL
11 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
2 13 (40.63%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) VPN
3 12 (37.50%) MPLS
3 12 (37.50%) Wireless
4 11 (34.38%) IP Telephony
5 9 (28.13%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) WLAN
7 7 (21.88%) VLAN
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 4 (12.50%) DNS
10 4 (12.50%) DHCP
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (6.25%) OSPF
12 2 (6.25%) BGP
12 2 (6.25%) DMZ
13 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.38%) Handset
4 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) PRINCE
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) CMMI
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNA
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) MCSE
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) CCSE
7 1 (3.13%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) CCSA
7 1 (3.13%) HNC
7 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
3 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 10 (31.25%) Avaya
4 8 (25.00%) Polycom
4 8 (25.00%) McAfee
5 5 (15.63%) Nokia
5 5 (15.63%) SonicWALL
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Capita
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