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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 51 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.11% 0.63% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
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£300 - £265
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 - £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
-4.23% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -9.09%
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
581 566 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.37% 89.56% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 387 304
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 26
Average hourly rate £16.83 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.15% +75.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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
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 26 May 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +9 4 £288 - 5
Chippenham - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £300 -
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Juniper
3 18 (64.29%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 13 (46.43%) LAN
5 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 12 (42.86%) MPLS
6 11 (39.29%) Wireless
6 11 (39.29%) IP Telephony
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (35.71%) Avaya
8 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
8 9 (32.14%) CCNA
9 8 (28.57%) VoIP
9 8 (28.57%) WLAN
9 8 (28.57%) McAfee
9 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
9 8 (28.57%) Polycom
9 8 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 7 (25.00%) VLAN
10 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) MCSE
12 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (17.86%) Nokia
12 5 (17.86%) PRINCE
12 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (17.86%) Internet

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
2 13 (46.43%) LAN
3 12 (42.86%) VPN
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 11 (39.29%) Wireless
4 11 (39.29%) IP Telephony
5 8 (28.57%) VoIP
5 8 (28.57%) WLAN
6 7 (25.00%) VLAN
7 5 (17.86%) Internet
7 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
8 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.14%) OSPF
9 2 (7.14%) BGP
10 1 (3.57%) Junos
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Handset
4 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) PRINCE
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) CCNA
3 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) HNC
7 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Juniper
3 10 (35.71%) Avaya
4 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
5 8 (28.57%) McAfee
5 8 (28.57%) Polycom
6 5 (17.86%) Nokia
6 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
9 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 2 (7.14%) HP
10 1 (3.57%) Capita
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