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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 91 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 45 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.48% 0.97% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.04% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.29 £22.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.86% -41.33%
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
2827 2212 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.09% 93.57% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1914 1344 1067
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 109 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -32.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -3 32 £350 +7.69% 11
South Yorkshire -5 8 £280 -6.66% 5
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 90 (90.00%) Cisco
2 85 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (71.00%) CCNP
4 55 (55.00%) Firewall
5 52 (52.00%) CCNA
6 45 (45.00%) WAN
7 31 (31.00%) LAN
8 29 (29.00%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (28.00%) CheckPoint
10 27 (27.00%) F5
11 26 (26.00%) Network Security
12 24 (24.00%) MPLS
13 23 (23.00%) BGP
14 21 (21.00%) VPN
15 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
15 20 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (18.00%) DMZ
17 17 (17.00%) Internet
17 17 (17.00%) HP
18 14 (14.00%) EIGRP
19 13 (13.00%) CCDP
19 13 (13.00%) Network Design
20 10 (10.00%) Wireless
20 10 (10.00%) OSPF
20 10 (10.00%) WLAN
20 10 (10.00%) CCIP
21 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
22 8 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
22 8 (8.00%) BMC

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Office
1 5 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 55 (55.00%) Firewall
2 45 (45.00%) WAN
3 31 (31.00%) LAN
4 29 (29.00%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (26.00%) Network Security
6 24 (24.00%) MPLS
7 23 (23.00%) BGP
8 21 (21.00%) VPN
9 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 20 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (18.00%) DMZ
11 17 (17.00%) Internet
12 14 (14.00%) EIGRP
13 10 (10.00%) OSPF
13 10 (10.00%) Wireless
13 10 (10.00%) WLAN
14 8 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (7.00%) IPv4
15 7 (7.00%) DNS
15 7 (7.00%) SAN
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
1 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.00%) DTV
4 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (13.00%) Network Design
3 6 (6.00%) ITIL
3 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.00%) Validation
6 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
7 1 (1.00%) Network Management
7 1 (1.00%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (1.00%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (1.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (1.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 85 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (71.00%) CCNP
3 52 (52.00%) CCNA
4 13 (13.00%) CCDP
5 10 (10.00%) CCIP
6 7 (7.00%) CCIE
7 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.00%) CCDA
9 1 (1.00%) MCSE
9 1 (1.00%) CCSP
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.00%) CWNA
9 1 (1.00%) CWSP
9 1 (1.00%) CWAP
9 1 (1.00%) CWNE
9 1 (1.00%) CCVP
9 1 (1.00%) CCSE
9 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) vSphere
2 3 (3.00%) NFS
3 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) Firmware
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.00%) XenServer
4 1 (1.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) OPNET
2 6 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.00%) SCCM
5 2 (2.00%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 90 (90.00%) Cisco
2 28 (28.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (27.00%) F5
4 17 (17.00%) HP
5 8 (8.00%) BMC
5 8 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 8 (8.00%) Brocade
5 8 (8.00%) TippingPoint
6 7 (7.00%) Juniper
6 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.00%) Aruba
8 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.00%) VMware
9 4 (4.00%) Motorola
10 3 (3.00%) NetApp
11 2 (2.00%) BT
11 2 (2.00%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.00%) SAP
11 2 (2.00%) IBM
11 2 (2.00%) Nortel
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