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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 46 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 16 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.23% 1.57% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.78% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
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£346 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £291 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £387 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.64 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+28.21% -31.03%
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
676 449 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.02% 88.21% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 303 413
Average daily rate £425 £370 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 19 38
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 £325 -
Chippenham 0 2 £425 +30.76% 1
Network Engineer
South West

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (58.82%) Firewall
4 16 (47.06%) CCNA
5 15 (44.12%) CCNP
5 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
6 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
6 12 (35.29%) LAN
7 11 (32.35%) Juniper
8 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
8 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (23.53%) Network Security
9 8 (23.53%) McAfee
9 8 (23.53%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) MPLS
10 7 (20.59%) Wireless
10 7 (20.59%) VLAN
11 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
11 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) F5
11 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
11 6 (17.65%) DNS
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) VoIP
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) MCSE
12 5 (14.71%) WLAN
12 5 (14.71%) ATM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.82%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) WAN
2 12 (35.29%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (23.53%) Network Security
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 7 (20.59%) MPLS
5 7 (20.59%) Wireless
5 7 (20.59%) VLAN
6 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
6 6 (17.65%) DNS
6 6 (17.65%) DHCP
6 6 (17.65%) VoIP
7 5 (14.71%) WLAN
7 5 (14.71%) ATM
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
7 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (11.76%) FWSM
8 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
8 4 (11.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) Handset
4 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.76%) Network Management
3 4 (11.76%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.82%) Line Management
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.94%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (47.06%) CCNA
3 15 (44.12%) CCNP
3 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) MCSE
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.76%) CCSE
8 2 (5.88%) CCSA
9 1 (2.94%) HNC
9 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (8.82%) OpenView
1 3 (8.82%) HP NNM
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) Juniper
3 8 (23.53%) McAfee
4 6 (17.65%) F5
4 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.71%) Avaya
5 5 (14.71%) Polycom
6 4 (11.76%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.76%) SonicWALL
6 4 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) BT
8 2 (5.88%) Meraki
8 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
8 2 (5.88%) IronPort
8 2 (5.88%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) BMC