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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 76 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 60 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.24% 0.73% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.78% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 7 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £185 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
2482 2308 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.75% 93.78% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1402 944
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 114 146
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 17 £350 +27.27% 5
South Yorkshire +10 15 £294 +6.81%
North Yorkshire +7 11 £425 +70.00% 4
East Yorkshire - 2 £120 - 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 98 (91.59%) Cisco
2 88 (82.24%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (71.03%) CCNP
4 52 (48.60%) Firewall
5 50 (46.73%) BGP
6 43 (40.19%) WAN
7 41 (38.32%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (34.58%) EIGRP
9 35 (32.71%) CCNA
10 33 (30.84%) LAN
11 31 (28.97%) MPLS
11 31 (28.97%) F5
12 29 (27.10%) OSPF
13 28 (26.17%) DNS
14 27 (25.23%) CheckPoint
14 27 (25.23%) HP
15 25 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
16 22 (20.56%) TCP/IP
17 21 (19.63%) CCDP
18 20 (18.69%) VPN
18 20 (18.69%) Load Balancing
19 19 (17.76%) Network Design
20 18 (16.82%) TippingPoint
20 18 (16.82%) Blue Coat
20 18 (16.82%) WLAN
20 18 (16.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
21 17 (15.89%) BMC
22 16 (14.95%) VMware
22 16 (14.95%) IPv4
23 15 (14.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Office
1 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (48.60%) Firewall
2 50 (46.73%) BGP
3 43 (40.19%) WAN
4 41 (38.32%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (34.58%) EIGRP
6 33 (30.84%) LAN
7 31 (28.97%) MPLS
8 29 (27.10%) OSPF
9 28 (26.17%) DNS
10 25 (23.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (20.56%) TCP/IP
12 20 (18.69%) VPN
13 18 (16.82%) WLAN
13 18 (16.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 16 (14.95%) IPv4
15 15 (14.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 14 (13.08%) IPv6
17 12 (11.21%) Cisco IOS
18 11 (10.28%) DHCP
19 9 (8.41%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (8.41%) Retail
2 7 (6.54%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Finance
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.80%) e-Health
2 1 (0.93%) Clustering
2 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) Load Balancing
2 19 (17.76%) Network Design
3 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.61%) ITIL
5 4 (3.74%) Migration
6 3 (2.80%) Network Management
6 3 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.87%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.87%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (1.87%) Performance Management
7 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.87%) Project Management
7 2 (1.87%) Fault Management
7 2 (1.87%) TOGAF
7 2 (1.87%) Logistics
7 2 (1.87%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.87%) BCP
7 2 (1.87%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.87%) Data Security
7 2 (1.87%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) Lisp
2 2 (1.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (82.24%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (71.03%) CCNP
3 35 (32.71%) CCNA
4 21 (19.63%) CCDP
5 14 (13.08%) CCIP
6 9 (8.41%) CCSE
7 4 (3.74%) CCIE
8 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.80%) MCSE
9 2 (1.87%) VCP5
9 2 (1.87%) VCAP
9 2 (1.87%) MCSA
9 2 (1.87%) CCDA
9 2 (1.87%) CISSP
9 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.87%) CCSA
10 1 (0.93%) CCVP
10 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) vCloud
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.54%) XenServer
4 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.87%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) OPNET
2 8 (7.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.80%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.93%) OpenView
5 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 98 (91.59%) Cisco
2 31 (28.97%) F5
3 27 (25.23%) CheckPoint
3 27 (25.23%) HP
4 18 (16.82%) TippingPoint
4 18 (16.82%) Blue Coat
5 17 (15.89%) BMC
6 16 (14.95%) VMware
7 9 (8.41%) Juniper
8 8 (7.48%) Motorola
9 7 (6.54%) Infoblox
10 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.67%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.67%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.80%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.80%) CA
11 3 (2.80%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.87%) Brocade
12 2 (1.87%) BT
13 1 (0.93%) Websense
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 20 days ago
Goole
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago