The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 118 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 5 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 1.03% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.10% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 11
Average daily rate £250 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £303
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.03 £29.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +28.26%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2346 1916 2323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.47% 94.24% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 950 1218
Average daily rate £333 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 144 102
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £24.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Network Engineer
England

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 2014.

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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -2 3 £125 -64.78% 2
West Yorkshire -22 2 £375 +25.00% 4
North Yorkshire - - - -
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 19 (47.50%) CheckPoint
3 17 (42.50%) Firewall
3 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (37.50%) WAN
5 14 (35.00%) CCNP
6 13 (32.50%) LAN
7 12 (30.00%) CCNA
8 10 (25.00%) HP
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) Windows
9 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
9 9 (22.50%) MPLS
9 9 (22.50%) Network Security
10 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (20.00%) F5
10 8 (20.00%) VMware
10 8 (20.00%) VoIP
11 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) IIS
11 7 (17.50%) Terminal Services
11 7 (17.50%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (15.00%) Wireless
12 6 (15.00%) Migration
12 6 (15.00%) DNS

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) WAN
3 13 (32.50%) LAN
4 9 (22.50%) MPLS
4 9 (22.50%) Network Security
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (20.00%) VoIP
6 6 (15.00%) DNS
6 6 (15.00%) Wireless
7 5 (12.50%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (10.00%) OSPF
8 4 (10.00%) BGP
8 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.50%) PBX
9 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (7.50%) FWSM
10 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) IVR
2 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Migration
1 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.50%) B2B
5 1 (2.50%) B2C
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) Information Security
5 1 (2.50%) Data Management
5 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (35.00%) CCNP
3 12 (30.00%) CCNA
4 4 (10.00%) MCSA
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCITP
5 2 (5.00%) CCVP
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) CCSA
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.50%) Terminal Services
1 7 (17.50%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Xen
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCOM
1 3 (7.50%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.50%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco
2 19 (47.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (25.00%) HP
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 8 (20.00%) F5
6 5 (12.50%) Aruba
7 3 (7.50%) Brocade
7 3 (7.50%) NETGEAR
7 3 (7.50%) McAfee
7 3 (7.50%) Juniper
8 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 2 (5.00%) BT
9 1 (2.50%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) Nokia
9 1 (2.50%) EMC