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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Engineer
Rank 93 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Network Engineer 47 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 0.36% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.38% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 18
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£293 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.86% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £373 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
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
2604 2356 1793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.47% 93.57% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1509 917
Average daily rate £350 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 122 112
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £34.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 22 £350 -4.10% 7
North Yorkshire - 13 £293 - 1
South Yorkshire -5 6 £275 -
Humberside - 1 £200 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £165 - 1
Network Engineer
England

Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 97 (90.65%) Cisco
2 95 (88.79%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (74.77%) CCNP
4 58 (54.21%) Firewall
5 53 (49.53%) WAN
6 48 (44.86%) BGP
7 42 (39.25%) MPLS
8 40 (37.38%) LAN
9 39 (36.45%) CCNA
10 34 (31.78%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (30.84%) F5
12 32 (29.91%) VPN
13 31 (28.97%) TCP/IP
14 30 (28.04%) OSPF
15 29 (27.10%) CheckPoint
16 27 (25.23%) EIGRP
17 23 (21.50%) DNS
18 22 (20.56%) CCIP
19 21 (19.63%) HP
20 20 (18.69%) Cisco Nexus
21 19 (17.76%) Load Balancing
22 18 (16.82%) Blue Coat
22 18 (16.82%) IPv4
22 18 (16.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
23 17 (15.89%) IPv6
23 17 (15.89%) CCDP
24 14 (13.08%) Juniper
25 13 (12.15%) WLAN
25 13 (12.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
25 13 (12.15%) vCloud

Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
1 8 (7.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 58 (54.21%) Firewall
2 53 (49.53%) WAN
3 48 (44.86%) BGP
4 42 (39.25%) MPLS
5 40 (37.38%) LAN
6 34 (31.78%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (29.91%) VPN
8 31 (28.97%) TCP/IP
9 30 (28.04%) OSPF
10 27 (25.23%) EIGRP
11 23 (21.50%) DNS
12 20 (18.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (16.82%) IPv4
13 18 (16.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 17 (15.89%) IPv6
15 13 (12.15%) WLAN
15 13 (12.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 10 (9.35%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (9.35%) Network Security
17 9 (8.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (5.61%) Banking
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.76%) Load Balancing
2 11 (10.28%) Network Design
3 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.67%) ITIL
5 4 (3.74%) Migration
6 3 (2.80%) Validation
6 3 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.87%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (1.87%) Project Planning
8 1 (0.93%) Project Management
8 1 (0.93%) BCP
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2
8 1 (0.93%) Business Continuity
8 1 (0.93%) TOGAF
8 1 (0.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.93%) Data Security
8 1 (0.93%) Network Planning
8 1 (0.93%) Time Management
8 1 (0.93%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (0.93%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.21%) Lisp
2 2 (1.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (88.79%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (74.77%) CCNP
3 39 (36.45%) CCNA
4 22 (20.56%) CCIP
5 17 (15.89%) CCDP
6 10 (9.35%) CCIE
7 8 (7.48%) CCSE
8 3 (2.80%) CCDA
8 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.87%) MCSE
9 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.93%) CISSP
10 1 (0.93%) MCSA
10 1 (0.93%) CCSP
10 1 (0.93%) CCSA
10 1 (0.93%) Degree
10 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.93%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 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%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) OPNET
2 5 (4.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.80%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 97 (90.65%) Cisco
2 33 (30.84%) F5
3 29 (27.10%) CheckPoint
4 21 (19.63%) HP
5 18 (16.82%) Blue Coat
6 14 (13.08%) Juniper
7 12 (11.21%) BMC
7 12 (11.21%) TippingPoint
7 12 (11.21%) VMware
8 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.54%) Infoblox
10 6 (5.61%) Brocade
11 5 (4.67%) Motorola
12 4 (3.74%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.80%) NetApp
14 2 (1.87%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.87%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.87%) Nortel
15 1 (0.93%) McAfee
15 1 (0.93%) Sophos
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