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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 30 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 32 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.25% 2.60% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 2.75% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 11
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -
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
574 727 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.10% 94.66% 97.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 487 452
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.11% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 25 August 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
Swindon +16 17 £375 +11.11%
Corsham +3 3 £325 -7.14%
Chippenham -6 3 £375 +36.36%
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wiltshire region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 46 (79.31%) Firewall
3 38 (65.52%) CheckPoint
4 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (51.72%) CCNP
6 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
7 26 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (37.93%) LAN
9 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
10 20 (34.48%) WAN
11 17 (29.31%) Windows
11 17 (29.31%) VPN
12 15 (25.86%) Juniper
13 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
13 14 (24.14%) DHCP
13 14 (24.14%) VoIP
13 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
14 13 (22.41%) Wireshark
14 13 (22.41%) Junos
14 13 (22.41%) DNS
15 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
15 12 (20.69%) MS Office
15 12 (20.69%) tcpdump
16 11 (18.97%) Fortinet
16 11 (18.97%) Network Security
16 11 (18.97%) CCNA
16 11 (18.97%) Wireless
17 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
17 7 (12.07%) F5
18 6 (10.34%) Degree

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 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Office
1 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 46 (79.31%) Firewall
2 26 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (37.93%) LAN
4 20 (34.48%) WAN
5 17 (29.31%) VPN
6 14 (24.14%) DHCP
6 14 (24.14%) VoIP
7 13 (22.41%) DNS
7 13 (22.41%) Junos
7 13 (22.41%) Wireshark
8 12 (20.69%) tcpdump
9 11 (18.97%) Network Security
9 11 (18.97%) Wireless
10 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
11 6 (10.34%) BGP
12 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
13 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (6.90%) VLAN
14 3 (5.17%) HSRP
14 3 (5.17%) PuTTY
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
1 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) OCX
2 2 (3.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.72%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) BBC
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
2 1 (1.72%) IVR
2 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.45%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.34%) ITIL
2 4 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.17%) Change Control
3 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
3 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
3 3 (5.17%) Six Sigma
3 3 (5.17%) Workflow
4 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.45%) Contact Management
4 2 (3.45%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (3.45%) Network Design
4 2 (3.45%) Project Management
4 2 (3.45%) Use Case
5 1 (1.72%) Change Management
5 1 (1.72%) Information Security
5 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.72%) Migration
5 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (51.72%) CCNP
3 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
4 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
5 11 (18.97%) CCNA
6 6 (10.34%) Degree
7 3 (5.17%) CCIE
7 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.17%) HNC
8 2 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.72%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.72%) CCSA
9 1 (1.72%) CCSE
9 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 38 (65.52%) CheckPoint
3 15 (25.86%) Juniper
4 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.97%) Fortinet
6 7 (12.07%) F5
7 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.45%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.72%) Aruba
9 1 (1.72%) Avaya
9 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.72%) Genesys
9 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) TippingPoint
9 1 (1.72%) VMware