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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Engineer
Rank 86 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 36 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.62% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
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£325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £330 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £396 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% -45.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -18.91%
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
2349 2087 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.01% 93.55% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1164 1201
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 126 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 October 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
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 21 £325 -10.65% 20
South Yorkshire +14 14 £275 -18.51% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (87.27%) Cisco
2 34 (61.82%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (49.09%) CCNP
4 25 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (40.00%) HP
6 21 (38.18%) Network Design
7 17 (30.91%) TippingPoint
7 17 (30.91%) BMC
7 17 (30.91%) WLAN
8 16 (29.09%) CCDP
9 14 (25.45%) CCNA
9 14 (25.45%) Firewall
10 13 (23.64%) EIGRP
10 13 (23.64%) BGP
10 13 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (21.82%) F5
12 10 (18.18%) MPLS
12 10 (18.18%) LAN
13 9 (16.36%) Lisp
13 9 (16.36%) Retail
14 8 (14.55%) Blue Coat
14 8 (14.55%) Wireless
14 8 (14.55%) DMZ
14 8 (14.55%) WAN
15 7 (12.73%) OPNET
16 6 (10.91%) Network Management
16 6 (10.91%) Network Security
16 6 (10.91%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
17 5 (9.09%) Motorola

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (30.91%) WLAN
3 14 (25.45%) Firewall
4 13 (23.64%) BGP
4 13 (23.64%) EIGRP
4 13 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (18.18%) LAN
5 10 (18.18%) MPLS
6 8 (14.55%) DMZ
6 8 (14.55%) WAN
6 8 (14.55%) Wireless
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (10.91%) Network Security
8 5 (9.09%) Internet
8 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (7.27%) DMVPN
9 4 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (7.27%) OSPF
9 4 (7.27%) VPN
9 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) e-Health
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
2 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) CESG
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Network Design
2 6 (10.91%) Network Management
3 5 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.45%) Logistics
5 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.64%) Change Control
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Security Management
7 1 (1.82%) Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Lisp
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (61.82%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (49.09%) CCNP
3 16 (29.09%) CCDP
4 14 (25.45%) CCNA
5 2 (3.64%) CCIE
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) CCVP
6 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.82%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) OPNET
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.45%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) Cisco
2 22 (40.00%) HP
3 17 (30.91%) BMC
3 17 (30.91%) TippingPoint
4 12 (21.82%) F5
5 8 (14.55%) Blue Coat
6 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.09%) Motorola
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.27%) VMware
8 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.45%) ProCurve
9 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.45%) Cramer
9 3 (5.45%) CA
10 2 (3.64%) Juniper
10 2 (3.64%) BT
11 1 (1.82%) Remedy
11 1 (1.82%) Websense
11 1 (1.82%) Radware
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £20 - £30 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 26 days ago