The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 85 120 89
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 57 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 0.20% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.21% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 2 14
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£296 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -15.25%
Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2687 2372 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.53% 93.42% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1504 971
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 118 146
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +11 24 £350 -6.66% 10
North Yorkshire - 16 £293 - 2
South Yorkshire -4 8 £275 +120.00% 2
Humberside - 1 £200 -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 93 (90.29%) Cisco
2 91 (88.35%) Cisco Certification
3 79 (76.70%) CCNP
4 56 (54.37%) Firewall
5 51 (49.51%) WAN
5 51 (49.51%) BGP
6 40 (38.83%) MPLS
7 39 (37.86%) LAN
8 37 (35.92%) CCNA
9 32 (31.07%) Cisco ASA
10 31 (30.10%) TCP/IP
10 31 (30.10%) OSPF
10 31 (30.10%) EIGRP
11 29 (28.16%) VPN
11 29 (28.16%) F5
12 27 (26.21%) DNS
13 25 (24.27%) CheckPoint
14 21 (20.39%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (19.42%) CCIP
15 20 (19.42%) Load Balancing
16 19 (18.45%) HP
17 18 (17.48%) Blue Coat
17 18 (17.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 17 (16.50%) IPv4
19 16 (15.53%) IPv6
20 15 (14.56%) CCDP
21 13 (12.62%) WLAN
21 13 (12.62%) VMware
21 13 (12.62%) TippingPoint
21 13 (12.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Visio
1 7 (6.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (54.37%) Firewall
2 51 (49.51%) WAN
2 51 (49.51%) BGP
3 40 (38.83%) MPLS
4 39 (37.86%) LAN
5 32 (31.07%) Cisco ASA
6 31 (30.10%) TCP/IP
6 31 (30.10%) OSPF
6 31 (30.10%) EIGRP
7 29 (28.16%) VPN
8 27 (26.21%) DNS
9 21 (20.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (17.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 17 (16.50%) IPv4
12 16 (15.53%) IPv6
13 13 (12.62%) WLAN
13 13 (12.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (9.71%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (9.71%) DHCP
15 8 (7.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (6.80%) Banking
2 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Load Balancing
2 10 (9.71%) Network Design
2 10 (9.71%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.83%) ITIL
4 4 (3.88%) Migration
5 2 (1.94%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.94%) Project Management
5 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2
5 2 (1.94%) TOGAF
5 2 (1.94%) Business Continuity
5 2 (1.94%) BCP
5 2 (1.94%) Data Security
5 2 (1.94%) Validation
5 2 (1.94%) Project Planning
6 1 (0.97%) Time Management
6 1 (0.97%) Software Engineering
6 1 (0.97%) Network Planning
6 1 (0.97%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (0.97%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) Lisp
2 2 (1.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (88.35%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (76.70%) CCNP
3 37 (35.92%) CCNA
4 20 (19.42%) CCIP
5 15 (14.56%) CCDP
6 9 (8.74%) CCIE
6 9 (8.74%) CCSE
7 3 (2.91%) CCDA
7 3 (2.91%) MCSE
7 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.94%) VCP5
8 2 (1.94%) VCAP
8 2 (1.94%) CISSP
8 2 (1.94%) MCSA
8 2 (1.94%) CCSA
8 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) Degree
9 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) vCloud
2 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) XenServer
4 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) OPNET
2 5 (4.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.91%) SCCM
4 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 93 (90.29%) Cisco
2 29 (28.16%) F5
3 25 (24.27%) CheckPoint
4 19 (18.45%) HP
5 18 (17.48%) Blue Coat
6 13 (12.62%) VMware
6 13 (12.62%) TippingPoint
7 12 (11.65%) Juniper
7 12 (11.65%) BMC
8 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.80%) Infoblox
10 5 (4.85%) Motorola
11 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.88%) Brocade
12 2 (1.94%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.97%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.97%) BT
13 1 (0.97%) McAfee
13 1 (0.97%) Sophos
13 1 (0.97%) Symantec
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